Eugene’s birthday in Paris …

We have eaten in 2-star, 1-star, no-star brasseries, bistros and cafes. But at the end of the day, there is nothing like eating at home –given the cook. So for E’s birthday we stayed home and invited Bernard, Martine and Tristan to dinner.
We shopped at the local outdoor market at Maubert-Mutualité just down Blvd. St. […]

Spring on the French Riviera …


Another week…

As you can see, the longer we stay here we are becoming more and more like your average French couple. About that, a little latter.We saw La Femme sans Ombre, the Richard Strauss opera, The Woman Without a Shadow at the Opera Bastille.It started out like another misadventure, as the Controle could not find our […]