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Qui plante son jardin plante son bonheur

It’s no light matter to be selected as the most beautiful village in France. Last year, the winner was Saint-Cirq-Lapopie, in south-western France, and the impact on the town was immediate. Since the coronation as the most beautiful village 50% … Continue reading

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Prix nets

Strawberry tarte from Mamie Gâteaux Someone told me yesterday that my idea of a reasonable price for food in Paris seemed a little high, for example, the 17.80 Euro lunch special at the Jacquemart André. I realized I’d never explained … Continue reading

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Les Éditeurs

When my daughter spent a semester in Paris, she began to frequent the café Les Éditeurs (layz ed-ee-tur) in the Latin Quarter. She introduced me to it when I went to visit her and it’s become one of my favorite … Continue reading

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Passer à la trappe

Do you see this statue? Do you recognize it? I keep looking at it in my file of pictures and wondering where it’s from. I took the picture – but where? Was it Rennes or Rouen? Caen or Cannes? Nantes … Continue reading

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