Bringing Down the White Picket Fence

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Despite the sunshine that lit up the city well until 10pm last night, we turned in early unable to fight the exhaustion any longer.  Earlier in the evening we watched most of the Euro 2012 final soccer game huddled in front of our miniature flat screen while munching on mini toasts with black olive tapenade.  It was quite a relaxing and quiet way to spend our first evening in Paris. Although we… Read More

Lately, I can’t stop thinking about baguettes.  I think about coffee, croissants, and cheese a lot too.  But mostly, I’m consumed by baguettes.  I’m eager for that warm, succulent taste of crunchy French perfection I experienced on my last visit. We are living in Paris this summer in the 1st arrondissement.  We’ve had our little Parisian residence picked out and reserved for almost a year now.  As you can see, that’s left… Read More