Entries Tagged as 'France'

What I’m Craving: Chocolate Chip Cookies from Eric Kayser in Paris

September 8th, 2013 · 4 Comments

Two months ago I had a quick trip to Paris. And now, I can’t stop thinking about a chocolate chip cookie. A chocolate chip cookie? Not a macaron, a croissant, or a lovely little tart? In France? I had good intentions in France, I really did. I went in search of a buttery, crusty croissant […]

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Homemade Quinoa Granola Recipe and a Road Trip to France

April 11th, 2012 · 10 Comments

I’ve cooked with quinoa for a while now, and I keep finding ways to use it in savory dishes. But what about sweet? I wanted to start using quinoa as a porridge in the mornings as I had been reading about, but since I have quite a lot of oatmeal around the house, and not […]

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A Weekend in Paris…the Videos!

January 5th, 2010 · 7 Comments

After spending a weekend in Paris, I played with some of the videos I had taken during that weekend and put together a video that I am sure will put a smile on your face. Watch the video here and tell me what you think, and check out the other version I made below. (If […]

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A Weekend Vacation in Paris, France

December 2nd, 2009 · 24 Comments

A little getaway in Paris, France to hang with best friends is the best kind of vacation one can get. I get spoiled especially when my friends come to me – after all one can only take so many vacations a year to destinations 5,000 miles away. It’s already December! I can’t believe how fast […]

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Laduree Macarons and Finding the Perfect Macaron Recipe

February 13th, 2008 · 37 Comments

An exhaustive look at Parisian macarons (with pictures of Laduree macarons), lots of recipes from around the web and how to make them in your own home! **Update** Since writing this I’ve made a few kinds of macarons myself: Chocolate Macarons Recipe, Colorful Cinnamon Easter Egg Macarons Recipe, Dark Mint Chocolate French Macarons Recipe, and Hazelnut […]

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