hello.. I am originally from upstate New York (the Adirondacks), My husband is from Brittany and we lived in Brooklyn for many years before moving here in 2005.. we have 2 children, one born in NYC and the other born here in France. We live about 2 minutes away from the house. We also own a business in the village. I love this part of France, please feel free to write to me if you have any questions!!