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Mountain Law: what does it change for your vehicle?

Why this new obligation? The obligation of winter equipment that will come into force on November 1, 2021 was decided in application of the Mountain Law II of December 28, 2016. The corresponding decree was published in the Official Journal on 18 October 2020. This measure is intended to enha ...

12
Oct
2021

Ski resorts: what is the health protocol for winter 2021-2022?

sory health pass from 12 years old Due to the deterioration of the epidemic situation in France, the health pass is mandatory in the ski resorts this winter. The health pass is officially required since December 4, 2021 for all people over 12 years and 2 months, including access to ski lifts and ...

14
Dec
2021

Franche-Comté: 5 good reasons to visit Montbéliard in winter

vements of the famous architect of the Duke of Württemberg. 2- To taste the regional culinary specialties Another good reason to visit Montbéliard in winter and discover Franc-Comtois gastronomy and regional products. Local specialties are mainly composed of cheeses and charcuterie, such as ...

10
Nov
2021

Growing cabbage: what are the different varieties?

ive in all temperate climates. Cabbages, which belong to the large Brassicaceae family, are a must in the vegetable garden throughout the fall and winter. The 8 main types of cabbage In the vast Brassicaceae family, there are 8 major kinds of cabbage that are widely grown in gardens for their ...

10
Nov
2021

The larch: 5 surprising things to know about this tree

ix decidua belongs to the Pinaceae family, like spruce, cedar, pine and fir. But unlike most conifers, which keep their beautiful green needles in winter, larches turn golden and then red in autumn. This tree is moreover the only deciduous conifer in Europe: it loses its needles but keeps its ...

17
Nov
2021

The Japanese apple tree: a spring flowering shrub

te. Easy to live with, it enjoys sun exposure and is content with ordinary soil. Planting is done preferably in fall to ensure good rooting before winter. Choose a location in the sun and away from wind that could damage its flower buds. In practice, dig a hole about 70 cm in diameter and a ...

14
Apr
2022

Gas and electricity: 5 tips to lower your bill

ill will not be the same depending on whether you live in the north or south of France. Your gas and electricity costs will depend on how cold the winter is in your area and when you need to turn on the heating. But, regardless of the climate in your area, the first of the 5 tips you should kn ...

20
Oct
2021

Phytotherapy: each honey has its virtues

work. 7- Fir tree honey The fir honey can be recognized by its very dark color. Just like the essence from which it comes, it is your ally for winter: it is recommended in case of respiratory illness such as colds or bronchitis. 8- Thyme honey Recognized as one of the honeys with the most ...

21
Dec
2021

Christmas: 5 plants to offer for the holidays

ulbs Finally, if you want to treat yourself to a taste of spring, head to the florist and choose a forced bulb arrangement. At a time of year when winter sets in and seems endless, forced bulbs of hyacinths, daffodils, or crocuses allow you to bring spring into the house a few months early. ...

29
Dec
2021

The griffin foot: a winter flower

This 60 cm tall plant is characterized by generous dark green foliage. Its long, toothed leaves are evergreen. But it is most appreciated for its winter bloom, which blooms despite the cold, from January to April. This hardy hellebore produces apple-green bells about an inch wide, edged with ...

12
Jan
2022

Surprise your friends with these 10 Original Hams

pecialty of Norway. The first recipes date back to the time of the Vikings who took some on their drakkar when they went on expeditions. Prepared in winter, with a mixture of herbs and honey, a good Fenalar must dry for at least 2 winters. Some even age it for 6 or 7 years. With a stronger taste ...

24
May
2022

Visit Santa's village

rom around the world. Every year, tens of thousands of people do indeed make the trip to visit the Father Christmas and admire the wonderful Lapland winter scenery. To be discovered in the village The Father Christmas village includes his office but also his main post office and reindeer park. ...

26
Oct
2007

Health: 5 misconceptions about vitamin C

think of its anti fatigue effect. But in reality, this vitamin is not a tonic or an exciter in the strict sense. If it allows you to better resist winter viruses, it is because it boosts the body's immune defenses. This vitamin also helps to fight against fatigue because it allows a better ass ...

12
Oct
2021

Fashion: 5 tips for wearing an overshirt

1- Adopt it in any season With the exception of summer, the overshirt can be worn in all seasons: spring, fall and winter! This piece also called shacket, a word born from the contraction between shirt (the shirt) and jacket (the jacket), can indeed be worn as a jacket when temperatures still al ...

29
Nov
2021

Prevention of bronchiolitis: adopt the right reflexes

1- Wash your hands regularly The main virus responsible for bronchiolitis in babies is respiratory syncytial virus or RSV. While in healthy adults and children, RSV infection manifests itself as the symptoms of a common cold, in an infant or child with a chronic illness, this virus can cause mor ...

06
Dec
2021

Evolution in the process of being illuminated: the festival of lights at the Jardin des Plantes

A magical and educational walk For three consecutive years now, the Jardin des Plantes in Paris has held its Festival of Lights from the end of November to the end of January. Gigantic statues of colorful animals take over the place and light up at nightfall. Each year, several dozens of monu ...

21
Dec
2021

Vaujany: 5 good reasons to choose this village resort

1- Preserved authenticity The winter sports resort of Vaujany was born in 1989 in the shadow of its imposing neighbour Alpe d'Huez. Vaujany is one of the 20 communes that make up the canton of Oisans located in the north of the Isère department. Unlike the other large resorts in the Alps, th ...

22
Dec
2021

Unusual: the fashion for dog clothes

get cold outside, you should know that you can now offer your pooch branded clothing. Spanish brand Zara has launched a line of canine clothing for winter 2021 that's specifically designed to protect pets from the cold. These tailored, covering pieces include knitted bodysuits, colourful or mo ...

23
Dec
2021

Orange pancakes: a very easy recipe

Ingredients Here are the ingredients needed to make orange pancakes for 4 people: 150 g flour 1 teaspoon of baking powder 2 tablespoons of sugar 2 ripe organic oranges 1 large egg 25 g melted butter 15 cl milk 2 tablespoons orange blossom water a little vegetable oil for cooking maple s ...

24
Dec
2021

Pretox cure: 5 tips to detox before the holidays

neakers and go outside. There's no need to force yourself or try to break records 'to compensate', especially if you took a break from sport over the winter holidays. Depending on your abilities, you can for example walk briskly for at least 1 hour, go for a run or go cycling... The most impor ...

29
Dec
2021