Travel Blogs from Val d'Isère
... day on the slopes, so she and Klaus headed off to the hospital to get her knee/calf checked out. Luckily nothing was torn or broken, just a pulled calf muscle, so she was back with us after having a day resting and icing her calf. We had visions of her being housebound with a torn calf muscle, like Paul, for the duration of her holiday. Thankfully that was not the case!
The first crocus are starting to flower in the garden beds alongside the streets, and they do ...
This week Ron entered in the veteran slalom event, which is held annually in BSM, and surprisingly it is open to amateurs and professionals....not sure how many veteran slalom professionals there are, but about 100 men and women competed and Ron was 28th overall and 8th in his age category (Men 60+), so he did remarkably well, given he's never competed in a slalom race before!
That evening all the competitors and some hangers ...
... we have grand afternoon
I cook a Pavlova for dessert ( could not beat as much as Iwould like as the beater gets too hot )
But it turns out ok have passion fruit on top( they dont know passion fruit ) thanks Kathleen for recipe
Lovely dinner pasta crozet very french
finish with game of Gigamic we need to get up 6am to catch train Yuk
Amazing awesome time in Bourg Saint Maurice loved it
19th February 2014
Woke to another blue day away early and skied and Josh snow board for 7 hours what a day magic finished as usual with last run down mont blanc poor Josh another 7hours we all know snow boarders board for an hour ? 1/2 hour then sit down and sort out the world problems , his legs were screaming .lots new chair we found over at Vallandry
John and I did the speed test ...
... with a knife. (Don't take it off! Just grate what's coming off easily).
12.Slice Reblochon cheese into 2 thinner circles, each one having rind on one side and inside cheese on the other side.
13.Place both circles on top of the potato layers with the rind side up and bake in oven for 10 to 15 minutes or until crust is golden and cheese sauce is simmering.
14.Serve immediately with green lettuce and vinaigrette.