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Oh La La!

Well I’m finally back in France and have been here since June 7th, but then a bunch of annoying things happened, like my computer declaring itself old and dead.   159 more words

Food And Wine

Salade Frisée aux Lardons - Endive salad with bacon

This is one of my all time favorite classic french bistro salads. So easy to put together and a meal in itself or a starter, all depends on how much you serve yourself. 261 more words


Nadia reblogged this on Maison Travers.

pici aglio, olio i peperoncino (re-done)

This is such a quick and simple dish (you can also make it with spaghetti to make it even faster) and great comfort food. 149 more words


Classic Spaghetti Carbonara


  • 3 large free-range egg yolks
  • 40 g Parmesan cheese , plus extra to serve
  • 1 x 150 g piece of higher-welfare pancetta
  • 200 g dried spaghetti…
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I know it's nearly spring when....

….daffodils and blossoms start to appear, when the days grow just a little longer and the clothes a little thinner, and  when I see dandelion leaves being sold at the market. 253 more words

Quiche me quick

We got back from a long New Year’s weekend on a farm clutching fresh eggs from the cuckoo marans that pecked around the muddy yard. I may have clutched them a little hard as one or two were broken by the time I unpacked them along with the freshly liberated holiday cottage book I was halfway through. 620 more words