Whoooooop!!! I now have a destination to look forward to this winter: following a phone call from France on Friday afternoon, it's looking likely I'll be based in La Plagne for 5 months of skiing snowy goodness!!
Since La Plagne is made up of around 10 different villages, I don't exactly know which bit I'll be based in, but imagine (hope) I'll be fairly cental.
This is excellent news, as it means I have the full run of the whole Paradiski area over my time there (my kindly employers provide a full area ski pass as part of my package), so hopefully I might even come back a better skiier than I arrived!
Either way, I suspect I'll have this expression on my face for most of it:
Funny enough that was taken in the La Plagne area too - just over the mountain in Montchavin in 2010.
Anyway - enough of snow-related things - it's definitely summer still here! Heat is still killing my appetite (although I seem determined to fight it lol), and I'm a few lbs lighter than I was. Sadly, it's also killing my will to move at all .... ahem .... I'm a little lazy right now.
Time to get off my lazy ass now though, don my lovely new silky loose shorts from French Connection, some sandals and a bit of warpaint and head out to toast a friend's exit to Australia for 2 years. Oh, the things we must do in the name of friendship!
Hope you're having lovely relaxed weekends!
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