Tag Archives: 4th of July

The Fourth of July at Toulouse

One of the first concepts I learned after moving here was the idea of the ‘Toulouse quart d’heure.’ This is when you ask someone to meet you at a certain time and they’re inevitably 15 minutes – un quart d’heure … Continue reading

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America Week at Lidl and the 4th of July

Oh boy oh boy oh boy! Once again, Lidl, my favorite discount grocery store is having America Week. They started it last Wednesday, the 4th of July. A coincidence? I think not. There were new goodies on offer this year, … Continue reading

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Celebrating the 4th of July in Toulouse

It was a dark and stormy…day (you thought I was gonna say ‘night’ didn’t you?). Honestly, it was 15C/58F and there were on and off (mostly ‘off’ thank goodness) showers. Not exactly the best weather for a 4th of July … Continue reading

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