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Back in the Blogging Business

As some of you who are in the blogging community know, Yahoo has recently discontinued support for Yahoo 360 blogs. I've archived my original blog and I'm beginning this new one. You can click through to my archived blog by visiting my website: www.southfrancerental.com.

I'll be blogging on any number of issues. France will be a major focus for sure. But since we're still a couple of years from retiring there permanently, and we only visit once or twice a year for a couple of weeks at a time, I'll broaden the scope and write about whatever comes to mind...healthcare, motor scooters, food and drink, whizbangs and crackerdoodles, whatever.

So stay tuned.

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