Europe, Day Two: Versailles and the Latin Quarter

April 17, 2013

After arriving in Paris later than expected, we debated whether we should still devote an entire day to Versailles. With so much on our list to see in Paris, we started to think it might be better to spend the morning at Versailles and head back into the city for the afternoon instead. Then we […]

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Europe, Day One: Paris via London

April 15, 2013

Hello there! Happy Monday! Today I’m excited to share the first day of our European adventure with you. Just in case it’s helpful for anyone who is also planning a trip, we created our itinerary through a combination of: Tips from family and friends Internet sites like TripAdvisor, Yelp and Guidebooks from Frommer’s and […]

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Jet Lagging For Joy

April 8, 2013

Hello there! Long time, no blog. I hope you all are well and have been enjoying the start of spring! We arrived home from our European adventure last night and dutifully forced ourselves to stay up until our normal bedtime. Well, at least we tried to force ourselves – ultimately we collapsed into bed about […]

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March 21, 2013

Thank you for the wonderful comments on my blogiversary post. You’ve put a huge smile on my face! And if you haven’t yet, you still have until tomorrow night to enter the giveaway! It has been a crazy week around here, so I thought I’d do a bit of a mishmash post to share what’s […]

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Red Pepper, Basil and Parmesan Gougère Bites + Ellie Update

March 14, 2013

Inspired by our Parisian book club meeting this past Sunday, I decided that my potluck contribution would be French. I don’t have much experience with cooking French food (I was going to insert a joke about French fries, French onion soup and French toast here, but thought it might elicit a few groans), so I […]

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From Paris, With Love

April 5, 2010

No, this is not another April Fool’s joke. I haven’t traveled across the ocean, I promise. I was feeling a bit nostalgic this evening – can I blame it on Courtney’s blog? – and thinking back to where I was during this time of year a few years ago. 2007, to be exact. It’s not […]

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