Re: Brocantes in the Creuse

by maryr • Mon 16 May 2016 22:33

the recyclabulle shop is just across from PointP. Opening hours Wed-Sat: 12:00 - 18:00
https://www.facebook.com/recyclabulle?fref=ts

Forum: La Vie en Creuse
Topic: Brocantes in the Creuse
Replies: 13
Views: 2801

Congratulations to all Born in 1930s 40s 50s 60s 70s

by maryr • Thu 04 Jul 2013 15:53

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL BORN IN 1930's, 1940's, 50's, 60's, 70's and Early 80's ! First, you survived being born to mothers who smoked and/or drank while they carried us. They took aspirin, ate blue cheese dressing, tuna from a tin, and didn't get tested for diabetes. Then after that trauma, your ba...

Re: Happy St Patrick's Day

by maryr • Fri 15 Mar 2013 23:16

No we don't have any of that in the Cruese, just good Irish fare, music and plenty of craic!

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Happy St Patrick's Day
Replies: 4
Views: 918

Happy St Patrick's Day

by maryr • Fri 15 Mar 2013 15:16

Happy St Patrick's Day

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Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Happy St Patrick's Day
Replies: 4
Views: 918

Re: la carte fidélité Intermarché

by maryr • Wed 20 Feb 2013 19:30

Typhoo it may be worth your while to return to La Chatre if you have accumulated son disponible euros - if not then register with Aigurande intermarche so that you do not lose out next year.

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: la carte fidélité Intermarché
Replies: 9
Views: 1681

Re: la carte fidélité Intermarché

by maryr • Tue 19 Feb 2013 17:03

Just another reminder that solde disponible euros you have accumulated during last year will be lost if you don't claim them before 28th Feb. Our Intermarche has a big notice on the door reminding you and also the cashier pointed it out.

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: la carte fidélité Intermarché
Replies: 9
Views: 1681

Interesting History Lesson

by maryr • Mon 21 Jan 2013 14:41

Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846. John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946. Abraham Lincoln was elected President in 1860. John F. Kennedy was elected President in 1960. Both were particularly concerned with civil rights. Both wives lost a child while living in the White House....

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Interesting History Lesson
Replies: 3
Views: 1241

wishing you a very happy christmas and best wishes for 2013

by maryr • Fri 21 Dec 2012 00:36

wishing you a very happy christmas and best wishes for 2013

Re: la carte fidélité Intermarché

by maryr • Sun 16 Dec 2012 22:50

Ah well no point in crying over spilt milk - enjoy your solde disponible this year!

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: la carte fidélité Intermarché
Replies: 9
Views: 1681

Re: la carte fidélité Intermarché

by maryr • Fri 14 Dec 2012 13:29

At the bottom of your receipt you will see solde disponible and the amount of euros you have accumulated. When next going shopping bring a previous receipt with you and before paying for your shopping indicate to the check out teller that you wish to use the solde disponible to pay for the goods.You...

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: la carte fidélité Intermarché
Replies: 9
Views: 1681

la carte fidélité Intermarché

by maryr • Fri 14 Dec 2012 02:25

A reminder Les euros crédités sur votre carte de fidélité pendant l'année civile en cours (soit du 1er janvier au 31 décembre) sont à utiliser avant le 1er mars de l’année suivante. A défaut d’utilisation des euros avant cette date butoir, les euros seront définitivement perdus. rough translation E...

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: la carte fidélité Intermarché
Replies: 9
Views: 1681

Re: Desserts, including Sweet pies and Tarts

by maryr • Wed 05 Dec 2012 14:35

Pineapple Pudding 14oz(400g) tin chopped pineapple 3 eggs, separated, 6oz(185g) caster sugar 1oz(25g) plain flour 1oz(25g) butter, ½oz(12g) sugar Sweeet pastry Oven 325oF/160oC/Gas 3. Grease and dust with flour a 7”x11”x2” rectangular dish and line with sweet pastry. Bake for 15-20 minutes until fi...

Forum: Creusois Kitchen
Topic: Desserts, including Sweet pies and Tarts
Replies: 5
Views: 2374

Re: Vegetable Dishes

by maryr • Wed 05 Dec 2012 14:05

Cashew Nut Roast with Apricot Stuffing 150ml vegetable stock 1 large onion 4 tomatoes, peeled and chopped 1tbsp sunflower oil 4oz9225g) wholemeal breadcrumbs 8oz(225g) ground cashew nuts Pinch of mixed herbs, pinch salt, black pepper, nutmeg 1½ beaten eggs Apricot Stuffing 6oz(170g) dried apricots,...

Forum: Creusois Kitchen
Topic: Vegetable Dishes
Replies: 5
Views: 2173

Re: Cakes and biscuits

by maryr • Wed 05 Dec 2012 14:00

Boiled Fruit Cake 1lb(450g) dried mixed fruit(raisins, currants etc) 6oz(175g) butter 12oz(350g) sugar 1tsp mixed spice 1tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 x 432g tin pineapple pieces 12oz(350g) self-raising flour, pinch salt 3 eggs, size 3 Oven 325F/160C/Gas 3 8"(20cm) round cake tin, greased, base lined P...

Forum: Creusois Kitchen
Topic: Re: does anyone have a good recipe to share?
Replies: 12
Views: 3178

Re: What do people feel about living in the Creuse?

by maryr • Fri 23 Nov 2012 13:31

Jeanne you must not have been to La Celle Dunoise - it's about 30k from you. There are lots of music events in the village throughout the year and in the summer months many are outdoors and in the afternoon. In June there's the Course de Côte and an all day music festival with at least 10 groups pla...

Re: St. Médard's Day (june 8)

by maryr • Mon 11 Jun 2012 11:19

They didn't give any leeway yesterday - it lashed rain all day and the sky is grey agin today!

Forum: Weather Centre
Topic: St. Médard's Day (june 8)
Replies: 5
Views: 1500

St. Médard's Day (june 8)

by maryr • Fri 08 Jun 2012 23:55

St. Médard's Day (June 8) and the day of Saints Gervais and Protais (June 19), have a similar character ascribed to them: 'S'il pleut le jour de Saint Médard, Il pleut quarante jours plus tard; S'il pleut le jour de Saint Gervais et de Saint Protais, Il pleut quarante jours apre's.' We had a light s...

Forum: Weather Centre
Topic: St. Médard's Day (june 8)
Replies: 5
Views: 1500

Read, ponder and comment!

by maryr • Wed 21 Mar 2012 17:14

Is this man truly a genius? Checked out and this is true...it DID happen! An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before, but had recently failed an entire class. That class had insisted that Obama's socialism worked and that no one would ...

Forum: Café Creusois
Topic: Read, ponder and comment!
Replies: 9
Views: 1341
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