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Daily bread: French baker fined nearly $5,000 for working seven days a week

From a legacy left over from the French Revolution that dictated when Paris bakers could take their summer vacations (half in July, the other half in August), to a President Emmanuel Macron-supported… 236 more words


14/03/2018- Existential Baguettes

Dear Friend,

When I get existential, I look at condoms. There’s no particular reason, I guess.

Pretty colours. There’s so many types!

Slim fit, real-feel, extra-safe, mutual climax (yeah, right), thin-feel, intense, extra-thin, pleasure me, extended pleasure (for the love of god, why?), extra sensitive lubricated, orgasmic, classic jeans (I swear to fuck I’m not making these up), latex free, performa, the list goes on. 522 more words


Fabulous French Onion Soup

I woke up this morning to snow falling yet again… and the first thing I thought of was French Onion Soup!?  This is how my foodie mind works lol; the colder the weather, the greater my cravings for comfort foods like this rich, cheesy and flavorful classic! 290 more words

Avocado Toast

Avocado Toast

  • Servings: 2 - 4
  • Time: 10 mins Prep 30 mins Inactive
  • Difficulty: Easy
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When it comes to snack food most people think of potato chips, popcorn and that kind of thing and I admit that I do the same thing however I wanted something different and healthy this time so in searching the pantry I found some… 138 more words


Easy Baguette


  • 1 1/2 cups warm water
  • 1 1/2 Tbs. (2 packages) dry yeast
  • 2 tsp. sugar
  • 3 1/4 cups flour
  • 2 tsp. salt


  1. In a small bowl mix the warm water with the yeast and sugar.
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Chinese billionaire sees baguette goldmine in French fields

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

In the peaceful French village of Thiel-sur-Acolin, retired farmer Marc Bernardet is ambivalent about having a Chinese billionaire for a neighbour.

Over the past four years Hu Keqin has quietly snapped up 3,000 hectares of wheat fields in the central Indre and Allier regions, including next door to Bernardet. 630 more words

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