Bastille was a fortress in Paris, it played an important role in the internal conflicts of France and for most of its history was used as a state prison. On 1789 it was stormed by a crowd in the French Revolution, thus becoming an important symbol for the movement. The 14th July or “Bastille Day” […]
Oh I love la baguette and it has always been one of my favourites. I have made a few attempts myself and was never satisfied with the final result. So attending a baguette and boulangerie class became one of my main tasks being in Paris, the city of baguettes. This hands on class turned out to be […]
I have been recommended to Grizzli Café in Rue Saint-Martin at 4eme arrondissement. Went there for a dinner with my two favourite girls, Ching & Lam last month. It was delightful and everything was to our expectations. The food was good, no complaints for their service, and yes, they speak English, and reasonable price. Tried […]
Thanks God is Friday. After 40 hours of intense French class for the last two weeks, struggling and guessing what the teacher said most of the time, oh my gosh, I really need a rest. Learning any language is never like a walk in the park, it needs serious dedication and countless of hardwork, regardless […]
I am so excited each time when I encounter these beauties. These seasonal vegetables, not to mention their aromatic sweetness, are in very good price too….if you prefer to have some simple cooking yourself, these are good choices.