Life. Right Now.

Just a few things to share...First, we would appreciate your help.We're moving next month with a chihuahua who will celebrate his 15th birthday in January, so we would love any recommendations from our Paris friends for a good dog vet, especially one located in or close to the 15ème arrondissement.Merci in advance, from Tico and from us! Secondly, I was on the radio!Last July I had the pleasure of meeting Poppy Tooker, the brilliant woman who produces the Louisiana Eats! show on NPR in New Orleans ....more

Au Revoir, Normandy

As my husband said the other day, "here we go again, off...more

A New View

Could it be true? Have we finally found our own little home* in Paris?And one with a pretty spectacular view, I might add.Fingers crossed! *No, that isn't the building, though isn't it beautiful? ...more

5 Things

1) Climbing stairs in the 18ème 2) Door love 3) Trés sucré! 4) Mid afternoon at a Parisian café 5) Normandy chèvre ...more

The Best Way To Experience Paris In The Summer

Get up early, head to la boulangerie for a croissant or a brioche, and go wander.You'll beat the heat, you'll beat the crowds, and you'll get to experience Paris all to yourself.It's as simple as that ....more

Port-en-Bessin And Le Marché Aux Poissons

Clams and sea snails and delicious, tender...more

Location, Location, Location

We looked at renting an apartment on a charming little rue in the 5th, with a view of this. Which would have been amazing, had it not been for the rowdy British pub across the street. We're still looking ....more

Words. And The Lack Of Them.

Seems that I haven't had much to say lately.Numerous, half-finished blog posts are waiting patiently for me to find some inspiration and write. Until then, photos and few words ....more

5 Things

1) Paris rooftops and a view of Sacré Coeur in the distance2) Seasonal fromage3) Le Café Cour in the Marais4) My balcony view 5) Cerulean? Azure? Cobalt? ...more

5 Things

1) When Paris was just a village2) 'Tis the season3) Steep4) Summer market5) Country in the city ...more