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02/25/2011 From Overblog

Le Musée Rodin

I was going to leave this museum until a warm, dry day because this is not just any museum, this is a museum with...

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02/23/2011 From Overblog

A La Boulangerie

It's amazing how a seemingly simple item such as a loaf of bread is such a focal point of the French kitchen. Back...

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02/22/2011 From Overblog

Omnivore (Deauville) 2011

Yesterday, I went to the Omnivore Food Festival 2011, held in Deauville, on the north coast of France. It's a very...

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02/19/2011 From Overblog

Le Boulanger "Jocteur", 75007

Oooh where do I start describing this place? From the charming classical/art-deco interior that's so French kitsch...

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02/16/2011 From Overblog


If you're trying to explain to someone who doesn't know what a macaron is, how do you go about it? They're sweet,...

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02/15/2011 From Overblog

Au Pied de Fouet, 75011

Quite late on Saturday evening, Mr M and I were scouring the area around avenue de la République for somewhere...

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02/13/2011 From Overblog

Hello Paris!

So yes, the day finally came and here I am in Paris, looking out with lots of excitement, and only a little trepidation,...

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01/30/2011 From Overblog

Où Sont Les Toilettes?

' Les toilettes ' often cause problems for people visiting the city and locals alike. From my experiences taking...

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01/22/2011 From Overblog

La Factorie, 75020

On a cold, blustery and distinctly damp Saturday in January, what better than a bustling French informal cafe-restaurant!...

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12/25/2010 From Overblog

Merry Christmas everyone!

Merry Christmas everyone! Joyeux Noel à tout le monde! Весёлого Рождества всем! Wherever you are, whoever you're...

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