La cuisine outre mer

La cuisine outre mer

To experience French gastronomy, do not limit yourselves to cuisine of the mainland alone. Permit yourselves to delight in the rich and exotic flavors found in the cuisine of Outre-Mer( Overseas France). One can say that the cuisine of Outre-Mer is eclectic....

Louvre

The Louvre for me is a wonderful experience. Because it continues; it didn’t get cut off. It was actually a continuous involvement all the way, and a lot of people have come and gone, come and gone; but I’m still here.I. M. Pei I simply have to agree!...
Café au lait

Café au lait

On prend l’café au lait au litAvec des gâteaux et des croissants chauds                  Pierre Dudan The lyrics from the refrain of a French song. Does it evoke a desire to be sitting at a French café drinking cafe au lait? Ah! Café. For those of you who are...

Covid 19

Portez un masque! Wear a mask! Prenez soin de vous! Take care of yourself! S’il vous plait, restez chez vous! Please stay home! ( This is definitely useful when you are in lockdown) Garder une distance de sécurité avec les autres( Maintain social distance) Se laver...
Croissant

Croissant

Ah! A croissant! That simply delicious flaky cresent shaped pastry made with butter… I don’t know who doesn’t love a good croissant. For breakfast , lunch or just a munch. One word association for French will immediately bring to mind the croissant....
Ratatouille

Ratatouille

Photo by amirali mirhashemian on Unsplash Ratatouille. What image comes to mind when you hear this word? A lot of us are familiar with this dish. Either we have had the gastronomical treat of tasting this wonderful dish that originated in Nice and is a scrumptious...
Mille-feuille

Mille-feuille

There is no better way to bring people together than with desserts.Gail Simmons One of my favorite French dessert is the mille-feuille. Mille-feuille means a thousand sheets. This special dessert is made using puff pastry layered with pastry cream. Photo by amirali...
Bienvenue à Paris

Bienvenue à Paris

Bienvenue à Paris, les filles sont si joliesWelcome to the city we’re glad to know you’re hereBienvenue à Paris la fête n’est pas finieWelcome to the city it’s nice to see you hereBill bAXTER Bienvenue à Paris is a very interesting song that...
Aux Champs-Elysées

Aux Champs-Elysées

Aux Champs-Elysées, aux Champs-ElyséesAu soleil, sous la pluie, à midi ou à minuitIl y a tout ce que vous voulez aux Champs-ElyséesJoe Dassin This wonderful song sung by Joe Dassin and written by Pierre Delanoë, Mike Wilsh, Mike Deighan truly captured the essence of...
Coco Chanel

Coco Chanel

“In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.”~ Coco Chanel This describes Gabrielle “Coco Chanel” perfectly. She lived life on her terms. Having grown up in poverty, she built a life by using her skills and connections. Today her fashion...