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Paris 1900, La Ville Spectacle

Le Petit Palais is currently home to the fabulously parisian exhibition Paris 1900, La Ville Spectacle until the 17th August. The exhibition displays, not only works of art, but also everyday objects from furniture to clothing straight from Paris’ belle epoque. 54 more words


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“In everything I quickly saw the opposite, the contradition, and between the real and the unreal the irony, the paradox. I was my own worst enemy. 478 more words


The Problem With Black Currants

Hmm…coming up with things to make with my stash of black currants (Ribes nigrum) from the garden was proving to be something of a creative black hole. 498 more words


maxime dethomas

Maxime Dethomas was one of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec‘s besties. He was a real introvert, though, and was known to blush when he needed to speak up. 41 more words


Chicken Marengo and Toulouse - Lautrec

Every now and then, I cook a few meat dishes for the ‘export market’, reverting to retro classics, given that they freeze well and make for simple and nourishing meals that can be reheated easily.   699 more words

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Bal du Moulin de la Galette - Pierre August Renoir

I didn’t much fancy Renoir’s 
Bal du Moulin de la Galette,
finding it to sweet and romantic… 200 more words