Potato Gratin

This is a classic French side dish that I have had a few times but never thought of making it until now. I just have lots of potato (I always have a sac full of potatoes in my kitchen) and wanted a new way of cooking those spuds. Potato Gratin somehow appeared in my mind….

Peonies (Le Café Fleures)

Peonies Clémentine Lévy a beautiful young lady with flower power has opened up this unique cafe in the 10th arrondissement of Paris. A very rare thing to see; wild florist serving as a coffee shop. I told you on my ‘why cups’ page that Paris is truly exploding with new concept cafes and this is one…

DuPain

DuPain – Boulanger Patissier Walking down Boulevard Des Filles Du Calvaire in the 11th Arrondissement on a rainy morning I hear my tummy rumble. Oh no it detected a place to eat! I look up and across the street I see this beautiful boulangerie. Of course I cross the street and go inside. Sometimes you…