France 3 Television Comes to On Rue Tatin (And Stays for Supper)
The crew at work

France 3 Television Comes to On Rue Tatin (And Stays for Supper)

A couple of weeks ago I got a call from a reporter for France 3 Normandie, Christiane Lablancherie.  She’s producing a series on Joy at the Table and wanted to…

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Happy Holidays

  Bells are tinkling as the draft horse makes its way through downtown, carrying passengers in its pioneer-style wagon, a fixture at Christmas and New Years' in Louviers.  Cars clog…

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Fontainbleau
Fontainbleau with persimmons (and some pears...!)

Fontainbleau

Today, Seattle friends came for lunch.  They’d already been in Provence for a week, eating truffles every time they turned around.  This, and the fact that all of these people…

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Real Values
Morning at the Le Neubourg market

Real Values

Looking forward without looking left, right, or behind (fracking); violence on the street in a London neighborhood; Beckham quitting soccer; the destruction of Syria as we’ve known it; Amnesty International’s…

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