Sandwich Travels

August is National Sandwich month! Despite not being a huge fan of sandwiches, there are many that I love around the world and I thought it would be fun to share my favorites. France - my absolute favorite is ham and butter on a baguette, a classic.  When I first move to France I thought this was the most bizarre combination, that is, until I tasted it. Forget mustard. Forget mayonnaise. The … [Read more...]

Paris Road Trip Report – Nov 09 – Part 3

Welcome back for the last part of my Paris trip report! If you missed Part 1 or 2 you can catch it here and here. Friday (11/27) Friday we woke with a mission. The mission was food. What else is new, I know. But this was different. We were going to purchase food to bring home with us so that we can have a taste of France from time to time. And what's the best way to do that? Comtesse du Barry … [Read more...]

Paris Road Trip Report – Nov 09 – Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of the recap of my recent Paris trip. If you missed Part 1 you can go back and read it here. Wednesday (11/25) Okay, so the plan was to go to Versailles and spend the day in and around the chateau. Only problem was, we did not think to set an alarm the night before, and with our jet-lag, we woke up at 1:00 p.m.! Scratch Versailles! (We have been there, many, many times in any … [Read more...]