Archives for October, 2010

Not knocking this but does this tarte aux escargots /snail pie (really more like a quiche) entice anybody? I didn’t

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Ici, c’est comme ça! / This is what we do here! Maybe I’ve been in France too long, but am

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Piggy banks seen in Vezelay. Were they made in France? Don’t answer that.

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We were in Paris a little while ago and headed over to Breizh Cafe, a creperie that focuses on quality

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On our way to Vezelay, we decided to take a slight detour to peek at this tiny village just to

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Sometimes a croque monsieur (a ham, melted cheese and bechamel sauce sandwich) and fries hit the spot.

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I thought some people might be interested to see what you can order to eat on the TGV, so I

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Me: WHY can’t we find corn on the cob in France? I want to bbq some during the summers! Him:

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How much more adorable and well-made can this animation of French clichés get? Not much.

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Patisserie Wagner 18 Rue Monge 21200 Beaune, France Telephone: +33 (0)9 50 26 24 69

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After you finish your walking tour of the Palais des papes (Popes Palace) in Avignon, and take the exit just

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These panda shoes would look cute on one of my little nieces. FYI: Seen in Macon, France.

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