Tag Archives: France

Places remembered: Naves

It’s another very cold and windy day, and I’m still thinking back on warmer ones during my travels.  In April 1999 I found myself in the hills near Naves, in the Corrèze Departement of the Limousin District of France, when … Continue reading

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Spring back (6)

For today’s spring flashback, I’d like to rewind my world clock by some eleven years.  While on a working trip in France, I had a weekend free to explore the natural beauty of Bretagne/Brittany and, from my base in Quimper, … Continue reading

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Spring back (1)

The thing about spring is that she’s not playing nice this year here in the U.S. Midwest.  Maybe we’re spoiled by what we experienced last year, when we had the warmest March on record, but now many of us are … Continue reading

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A Fondness for Fungi: near Carrouges

I’ve been considering expanding my favorite themes to include a new family of organisms that have long been a source of fascination for me.  I consider it a logical extension of my “A Liking for Lichens” series, which has received … Continue reading

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