Heart and soul in the City of Love

Heart and soul in the City of Love

Katherine's magic spreadsheet took us all over Paris, through parks bustling with happy children and uninhibited lovers, into cool bookstores and sweet patisseries, across flooded rivers and ancient cobblestone, to five-star restaurants and delicious street vendors. But, the best gift her research brought us, unwrapped itself in Le Baiser Salé, a Parisian jazz club. Cynthia [...]

Warm soufflés and the fine art of French flirting

Warm soufflés and the fine art of French flirting

I picked up some excellent tips on cooking and the fine art of French flirting during our recent trip to Paris. The tres beaux Chef Erich taught me the former; my own two daughters taught me the latter. It happened like this: Katherine, who can whip up a perfect triple chocolate marshmallow cookie faster than [...]