Beautiful day at home with the family.
‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that St. Nicholas… Read More
Now you know where I get it from. Pan seared Atlantic salmon and sea scallops over a bed of hot zucchini and carrot slaw, bathed in a buerre blanc sauce. Delicious. Again, it’s… Read More
Arrived late last night in New York! It is so good to be home to spend the holidays with my family. Here is a picture of the Christmas Tree in our living room. … Read More
It was even more beautiful in person!
Thought I would continue the food theme…The Galette du roi (king cake) is a tradition in France around New Years. Similar to the king cake tradition in the states for Mardi Gras, there… Read More
…only because of the colors. Garlic, shallots, jalapenos, red bell peppers, lardons, olive oil, garlic powder, black pepper, a dash of cumin, a little white wine, and basmati rice. Delicious.
This weekend in Dreux there was a huge annual festival called Les Flambarts, which is celebrated every year before Christmas. As part of the festival there was a beautiful firework show with cool… Read More
(photo from Friday, December 9) Here is a photo I took last night at Notre Dame in Paris–you can see the beautiful Christmas tree in front of the cathedral, with the full moon… Read More
The Beffroi is decorated and lit up for Christmas, and in one of the windows they have painted Le Petit Prince!