Tag Archives: winter

French Hot Chocolate

I hate to be such a Californian right now but this gloomy February weather has me cooped up by the fire in my bungalow. And by gloomy, I mean dark, rainy and 60 degrees. I’m sure my friends back on … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Gnocchi

While I was in New York with my husband over Christmas, we planned on hitting up one of my bucket list restaurants: the Spotted Pig. We braced ourselves for a cold evening spent waiting with our name on a 2 … Continue reading

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Cranberry Swirled Brioche

 I’m baaaaaack! There were many developments since my last post so many months ago. I’m back on US soil for one thing, I moved to a beautiful Pasadena Bungalow (in the background above!),  and my 9 to 5 job turned … Continue reading

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Here are few Instagram highlights from the last few weeks in France: Lyon Winter in Yssingeaux

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Winter in Paris

I’ve been fortunate enough to see Paris during each season and I can safely say that although the weather is rather dreadful, winter holds the most special place in my heart. The city of lights is even more so during … Continue reading

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