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French vocabulary 101 (related mainly to bread)

pain – bread // beurre – butter

sucre – sugar // farine – flour

café – coffee // espresso -espresso… 464 more words

Look Up in Paris

Paris has lots of fun surprises if you remember to tip back your head and look for them, and I’m always bugging Joey to look up in this town (hence the blog title). 195 more words

My Search for the Best Crêpes in Paris

Without question, my biggest craving while I was pregnant in Paris was for savoury crêpes. To be specific, I wanted a jambon et emmental (ham and swiss cheese) crêpe. 307 more words


Saint Germain des Prés

On the left bank, Saint Germain des pres is known for its famous cafes, its narrow streets and antique shops.. After World War II, Saint Germain des Pres became synonymous of intellectual life, centered around bars and cafes. 100 more words