Les Trésors (The Treasures)Category
Can’t resist tasting a little piece of France? These posts have some ideas for you. (And some websites if you want to pull out your card). There are also photos just so you can feast your eyes. And that’s free.
I have the results of my poorly publicized contest, and you know what’s wonderful about poorly publicized contests? You have a 1 in 20 chance of winning! YAY! Here are the names. I like to do this the tech-savvy way. You can look for your name. I have to admit, the day when I’m going … Continue Reading
I anticipate Spring. I anticipate that this will become this. I anticipate seeing tiny buds on the plum tree, which will bring me sweet juicy green plums at the end of the summer. I anticipate the roses over the well to bloom, and the apricot tree behind it to be filled with cheerful blossoms, then … Continue Reading
It’s time again, don’t you think? For another Maison du Chocolat giveaway? I waited until after Valentine’s Day so I could get a discount. (Just kidding). Rules are the same: everyone just has to leave a comment in order to be entered, and you have to live in a country that La Maison du Chocolat … Continue Reading
I am finally getting to launch an idea I’ve had since I’ve started this new blog, which is to include you, the readers, in a series of guest posts. Everyone remembers their first trip to Paris, don’t they? You can suffer the most austere snubs of your life, but you can’t deny the history, the … Continue Reading
I was awfully excited to pick the winner for my giveaway (awfully excited for someone who is not well known enough to receive the giveaways for free). There was just an intimate enough number of entries to be able to do this the old fashioned way. With a little help from Young Lady The winner … Continue Reading
The latest buzz in Paris is about the newly-discovered, age-old skin-care from Morocco: Oil of Argan. The testimonials read that even people with oily skin can use it and it helps acne. But for those of us with dry skin, it’s a dream come true. You smother it on underneath your usual cream (wiping off … Continue Reading