Medieval Festival in Photos + Some Words

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What Does a Locavore Eat in the South of France?

While the joke answer to what does a locavore eat in the South of France might be “whatever they want” (as long as it was grown 100 miles/161 km from where they are…), the Accidental Locavore ate a lot of great food and most of it was local and fresh....more

All of it looks so wonderful! I wish I was there with you tasting all of the fresh local ...more

What’s Local and Fresh in the South of France?

The way most people feel about chocolate is the way that I feel about asparagus, and I am ...more

Valentine's Day Chocolate Truffles

If you love someone don't set them free. Make them truffles instead. Valentine's Day is tomorrow so Ma Fille and I wanted to make truffles for you. Well, for us but maybe this will inspire you to make them for you and yours....more

A Lot of Diesel, Time & Money were Wasted in the Making of this Story

What I'm about to tell you is a true story. Nothing has been embellished and I must insist you always keep in mind that everything that unfolds happened in French. ...more

Thursday Things or What Happens When You are Waiting for Something to Happen

I've been waiting all day for something exciting to happen. Something I can tell you about and make you think, "awwww that's nice". Or, "that's pretty funny". I'd even settle for, "man, it must suck to have to speak French all the time". Here's what I've come up with. I hope you like it. ...more