So, I’m in France for the holidays. It’s my first time back home (and in France and in Europe) in two years. I’m taking as many pictures as possible to give you updates about things in France. While I already have lots of things to show you in […]

In France

    In case you missed the first post about the old postcards I publish on this blog, here is a small refresher: Most if not all of this postcards used to belong to my paternal grandfather whom I’ve never met (he died in the 50’s when my dad was […]


    No, this is not a quiz, this time. I just don’t know who she is, and as opposed to the last time, I think this time it is a real picture (I mean, not a picture of an actress or something similar). That woman may or may not […]

Who is she?

    I don’t know much about him. I just know that his name was Marcelin or Marcel (not sure if Marcelin was a nickname or his real name), that he was my grandpa’s cousin, and that he was in the French navy during WW1 and later. He wrote a […]