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This week in BSM we have had Anne and Klaus visit, they arrived with the snow and brought the sun.....we've had 6 consecutive days of sun, the first time this year, which is wonderful to ski in, but does indicate the changing of the seasons, hopefully we'll have one or two more dumps of snow before we leave here in 3 weeks. Look at the photos, only 7 days apart, of Anne and Klaus arriving and leaving.
Unfortunately Anne had a fall while getting off a chair lift on ...
... dance floor, and everyone joined in, French, Dutch, English and Australian.
We also discovered that the local cinema screens movies in English, several times a week, so off we went to see '12 years a slave', and a few days later we thought we'd go and see 'Philomena'. The way the cinema indicates that a movie is in English, is to have VO (Version Original) printed on the weekly programme, alongside the film title. So when we ...
... amazing day Maurice hadnt skied for a while so legs tired so down on 4 pm funicular which was crowded as lots of people leaving
With suit cases (saturday is change over day in all hotels) so funicular just left as it was full
No ski school so no ducklings
Saturday always light day due to change over
Last day and amazing day blue sky and warm 12 a little busy but not too ...
... john did 46.38 olwen 44.83 kph
20th February 2014
Woke to cloud bummer perhaps weather report correct snow till late pm
Never mind away we go really bad visibility, we were once looking for a chair that we couldn't even see .Us 3 sticking very close to each other . lunch early 11.30 plus pizza to extend the time
Back out visibility getting worse I was out voted by the ...
... bake with bacon and cheese. The recipe is included as it was so yummy, I'll certainly make it again, although I'm not sure about buying the cheese in Australia, as it is a soft cheese, packaged flat like a wheel, which you slice in to 2 circles and then place on top of the potatoes and bake in the oven.
Next weeks blog will be from Paris as we head off there at 6am on Monday morning. The French school holidays ...