A couple of weeks ago, I shared some French (cook)book picks for the holidays. Today I’m sharing some of my recent baking cookbook acquisitions – it’s been a bumper Fall for baking book releases. Hopefully you’ll find a little something for the baker on your holiday gift list (or maybe something for yourself?!). Dorie’s Cookies […]
I love Fall cookbook release season and this one saw the release of a huge number of great titles. My living room coffee table is groaning under the weight of all my new books that I am slowly reading through – easier said than done as I work on my very own kids’ French cookbook! […]
How many people have imagined running off to the City of Light, opening their own café and starting a whole new life in the most beautiful city in the world? Well Craig Carlson actually did it and his debut memoir Pancakes in Paris tells this story. When I saw the title pop up in my […]
Admit it, you’ve dreamed of leaving behind your everyday life and moving to France (or Italy, or the Caribbean or… fill in the blanks!). Haven’t we all? But for most of us, it’s just not feasible to up and completely leave one’s life, job, family, house etc and start again in another country. It’s why […]
If you’ve been reading here for a while, you’ll know how much I love France. I lived there, studied there and have travelled there countless times. Heck, we even bought a house there 😉 So it won’t come as any surprise to you that I love reading about all things French and that when I […]
I’ve got a soft spot for books written by expats living in France. As someone who up and left her life in Australia and moved to Paris with not much idea what I was doing back in 1995 (pre-Internet, imagine!!) I’m always interested in reading about how others came to be in France. In Kristen […]
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