Friday Food Foto – Angelina's Croque Madame

Angelina's Croque Madame

With me recovering from food poisoning this week, food was far from being my number one priority. Nonetheless it was a tough choice this week. Which one of the nearly 100 food photos over a course of four days of eating do I highlight from Paris?  In the end I went with the Croque Madame from Angelina. I lived in France for three years, have visited Paris a dozen times but had never had this … [Read more...]

(Not quite) Wordless Wednesday #118 – Angelina

Angelina-Chocolate

Please excuse the mess, I am doing a few design tweaks and it is a work in progress for the next couple of days! I have been craving a really good cup of hot chocolate...if I could just pop over to Paris and stop by Angelina's..... How about you?  Do you ever crave a certain food from a certain place? Voting alert!! Remember two weeks ago on (Not quite) Wordless Wednesday #117 when I published … [Read more...]

Misadventures in France 2010 – Part 9 – Paris & The end!

Victor-Hugo-table

This is it, the last part of my France 2010 trip reports! Had I known how long it was going to take me to get through posting about my whole trip, I might have never started! But I am determined to finish chronicling this trip before I start posting on Japan and China. For all of you that stuck through the entire trip, you guys are troopers! I am curious whether you prefer one hellaciously long … [Read more...]

Okay, some teaser desserts too!

gourmandises-les-jardins-depicure

A couple people asked about dessert sneak peeks, guess I got some sweet tooths out there! While I am completing my posts on my trip here is a sneak peek of some of the desserts I had on my vacation. We passed on dessert at our dinner our first night in France at Les jardins d'epicure, but we still were served this plate of gourmandises nonetheless: Poached pears with curry ice cream our … [Read more...]