A short essay on photography and mental print

France Hossegor Photography Lake FrancePine Forest France I still cannot stop taking mini snapshots of everything I see in my head. I think, one day, my over stimulated-sometimes-childlike brain is going to simply protest and ask me to just STOP be quiet Fiona. Just let me take is EASY for a few minutes. But until then, I do not intend to slow my mental snapshot habit. When I am able Read on...
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Movember’s round the corner

France Movember Movember France Mo Fi   So it's that really super fun but also super important time of year again: MOVEMBER For those of you who think I have misspelt the 11th month of our calendar, here are some of the values and goals stated by the Movember awareness crew: Campaign Strategy & Goals: We will get men to grow moustaches and the Read on...
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Organics in season for autumn

French seasonal produce French seasonal produce French seasonal produce I am lucky enough to get a luxuriously fresh and organic basket of fresh produce from a farm not far from me, about once a week (more about the wonderful owner and creator of this initiative very soon!) in the Landes, SW of France. Dill-sauce-recipe As you know, I love fresh produce and love to keep on eating what's in season without having to pay extravagant amounts of money for an out of season kiwi, strawberry or tomato. Don't forget to have a look at my article on seasonal produce wherever you are in the world, it's so important to go with the flow of our seasons! Read on...
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Phil’s recipe for Fish (SEABASS) Tacos


I have already spoken about one of my favourite local eateries, 45 avenue du Penon held by Phil and his beautiful girlfriend Suzie. Well here folks, is a ParisHues Premiere: Phil agreed to let me film him making his Fresh Tomato Salsa and EPIC Fish Tacos. All the instructions are in the video, the freshest ingredients are always best but Read on...
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Chez Minus

Chez Minus prawns Chez Minus Capbreton Chez Minus food Having lunch or dinner at a long wooden table sitting on a long wooden bench, next to complete strangers, eating fresh muscles, shrimps, sardines and home made fries with salad, all washed down with a chilled bottle of white. This is what I love doing in summer at the great eatery Chez Minus in Capbreton, near where I have set up camp Read on...
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Cocktails on 45 avenue du Penon

Cocktail HossegorCocktails SeignosseBloody Mary Seignosse So I was talking to you about Phil and his cosy and fusional restaurant near Hossegor, in Seignosse. Behind the dunes, I get to chill and just resource over some amazing Indo inspired dishes and more often than not, a homemade cocktail Phil's style. Cocktail's at Phil's are out of this world. Apart from being ever so slightly chilled Read on...
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