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Lavender French Macaron with Lemon Curd Filling

These weren’t easy to make, but they are definitely delicious. Perfect for Spring. I had always heard about how difficult and finicky macarons can be to make so I thought I’d challenge myself and give it a shot. 309 more words

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Statistics Saturday: Most Popular Unwritten Articles

Here are the most popular things which I did not write in the past month:

  1. French Words I Do Not Know, a quick guide to things you can’t talk about with me in French.
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So you've found a language that you want to learn…Now what?

People will tell you, the first step is the hardest, but they’re liars, or they’re just lacking the ability to differentiate semantic variations among words. It’s not the first action that’s difficult, it’s that inside your brain/mind lost in the stream of thoughts and bombarded by internet salesmen who didn’t fail salesmen school and who can sell you the same crappy product twice by calling it something different. 836 more words

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Video: Family Ski Trip 2013-2014

A New Year’s ski holiday in the French ski resort of La Clusaz with my parents and brothers proved the perfect opportunity for me to test out my latest video equipment: a video camera I  got for Christmas and a POV (point of view) sport camera I got as a gift when I finished at Amazon last year. 73 more words


Paris Adventures Part 14 - Cité Chaillot

This post has been a long time coming — I actually visited this museum before the first class of LCB Intermediate (so… over a month ago) — I just never had the time to get around to actually writing it! 872 more words