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Macarons Going Green and a Sham that Rocks

This past week we've seen many green posts in the bloggosphere…
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March into Spring with Mimosa Macarons

This past week the weather in Paris has given us hope for Spring.…
Drop Scones with Chestnut Flour

Chestnuts! From pancakes & ice-cream to macarons...

This weekend we took a stroll along the Seine en famille.  It…
ling chorizo

Fish, Chorizo and Black Pudding

We just came back from Scotland yesterday morning.  I'm suddenly…
Jill Colonna on TV macaron demonstration live

First TV Macaron Demonstration

As you can imagine, this past week has been filled with love…
rose green tea macarons

Flaming Pigeon for another Romantic Meal

We just couldn't wait.  Antoine and I have already had our Valentine’s…
chocolate beet macarons

Blushing Beetroot Flirting with Chocolate

Every year I say the same thing:  never again.  But when the…
Beetroot & Horseradish macaron

Forgotten Legumes, Old Crosnes & a Beetroot Macaron

It has been yet another chilly, damp week outside Paris. A trip…
Orange Flower Water Ice-cream

To Orange Blossom & Paris Lovers

It has been chilly in Paris this week. On a damp, drizzly Monday…
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Who's King? (Or Queen?)

I love living in France. Just when the festivities are over and…
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Recharging the Christmas Batteries for 2011

Just back from a last-minute Christmas shop at Les Grands Magasins…
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It's a Small, Small World in Paris

You think I’m referring to the fantasy boat trip in Disneyland,…
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Le Challenge!

Some of you perhaps heard about my latest challenge last week…
rose green tea macarons

Wee Jaunt in Paris

15 November: A few days’ ago, I took a wee jaunt into Paris…
rose green tea macarons

Book's Launch at the BBC Good Food Show Scotland, October

4 November: Just come back to French routine this week after…

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