Now I suppose you are asking: “What is a Cahier de Vie when it’s at ‘ome?”. Some you out there probably already know. If you live outside of France and are not really an enthusiast of the place, then you are more than likely in the dark.
At Rémy’s school (and at no doubt other Primary Schools in France) he has a large scrapbook which the teachers use to add messages and news to, to keep us parents informed. That could be anything from asking us permission to take photos of Rémy to telling us that there is a school trip coming up.
It is also used sometimes for us to add events in Rémys life, especially after the school holidays. Or just when something significant happens in our lives that we’d like to share with Rémys teachers/class.
So last night Thumpah wrote about a recent theatre trip she made with Rémy to see her old troupe play in Vert-le-Grand. In fact it was the Christmas show, but they performed an extra date last week. Daddy (me) printed off a few photos nicked (sorry Gino) from the Côté Jardin site – the name of the troupe. Plus I printed off a photo of me with Rémy & Emma as I wanted to share the fact I’m back home from hospital and just mark the date for the future.
So Thumpah wrote out the descriptions and did the following which touched me so much: