Thursday, 26 May 2011

Cat Sitting at Gruissan

Birthday meal at 'La Brasserie' at the port of Gruissan
Mike's second course of Salmon.
Mike's 'signature' dish!
One of my favourite starter dishes.

A favourite main course :-) - Moules Mariniere et frites - delicious!
View of the ruined Chateau from the Etang.

View from Linda's chalet...idyllic!

Marvelous 16yrs old :-).
Bonjour Monty!
Charming Chloe...bonjour aussi!
View from the sunbed, which I used a lot!
Mike reading and researching his next novel.
Silhouette through the sunshade. Lovely image....I can see it as a printed scarf!

Monday, 16 May 2011

Royal Wedding videos

The Royal Wedding - April 29th 2011

Wishing Will & Kate every happiness and a long and happy marriage.
The Kiss...well one of two actually!!
The Royal wave.
A memorable two days in London with family for the Royal Wedding.

My two gorgeous niece's and a 'Pearly Queen' outside the Abbey the evening before the Wedding.
Protesters against the Afghanistan war.
London looked amazing...only we can do these celebrations so well:-)
TV studios getting ready to broadcast the Wedding the following day.
Overnight campers! Linda & I had a cosy bed in a cosy hotel!!

The wonderful sights of London.

Pelicans in the Park!

One of the many street sellers.
Only those with money or friends in the know got this ringside view outside The Abbey!. I was not one of them!!
In the Pink!
The arrival of the Royal Red Carpet!!
Waiting expectantly...little did they know they had sneaked out the back door ages ago!! :-))

27 metres long!!
A right Royal tea party!
Buck house in bloom.
Royals (Duchess of Kent in the pink) arriving back for the champers in their royal mini bus!! :-)) Cheers!
Preparing the Balcony for 'The Kiss'.
We were kept very entertained all morning with parades of Guards, Horse guards, Bands & the Police.
'Now listen to me you 'orrible lot of commoners'!!

'Wanna hear a joke while we wait?'
It's...errr! Somebody royal? Well, let's wave anyway!
Taking the 'Mascot' for walkies! Or is it the other way around!!
Did your Mother never tell you it is rude to point...especially at a Duchess. Charles & Camilla arriving at Clarence House after the wedding lunch.