Finding Fabulous Crustaceans in Paris

What a delectable account for deciphering oysters in France! One of my favorite things about Paris during the holiday season – aside from plentiful foie gras samples, mulled wine and Nutella crêpes at the Champs-Élysées Christmas market, and all the super stylish department store windows – is passing by the shellfish stalls all around the…

What’s New in the Crazy Food World?

After being preoccupied with work, life dramas and sleep deprivation, I have finally managed to check my favorite food blogs (apparently just Grub Street). Here are a few of my favorite “news”-related pieces just out during the past week or so: Restaurants in Italy Serving Dolphin Meat on the Sly “An undercover investigation conducted in…

Thank you, Mama

I’m a wanderer. Born and mostly raised in Louisiana, I have lived in and/or traveled to Seattle, Florida, New York (both upstate and the city), Vancouver, Montreal, London, Paris, Barcelona, Southeast Asia, Greece, and Dublin, to name a few. In my eyes, I am one of the fortunate ones … to know what it’s like…

New Orleans Restaurant Scene Rises – NY Times

New Orleans Restaurant Scene Rises, Reflecting a Richer City – NY Times I’m not sure I could ever live in NOLA, for some reason. My mom lived in the French Quarter for a while, and I’ve spent time there. It’s a precious gem in this country, but it engulfs me and I can only stay…

A Visit to the Woodsman Market

Looks sooooooo cute and inviting!!! Thanks, Kinfolk, for sharing! And merci, Duane, for yet another gem! A Visit to the Woodsman Market Kinfolk.