Trying to fix a bug.  We need that makeover ASAP! 🙂 Hey stranger!   I know, I know, it’s been forever since we last visited.  Where have I been and what have I been up to, you might be asking?  I’m excited to tell you that I recently earned my Diplôme de Cuisine from the famed Le Cordon Bleu Culinary School in Paris!  What began as a dream, to attend that first class way back in 2014, morphed into a sort of prize… Read more »

As many of you know, I began the Basic Cuisine course at Le Cordon Bleu Paris back in March. It has been such an amazing experience, one filled with excitement, anxiety, and joy while living and studying in the most beautiful city in the world.  It has also kept me very busy.  With just a couple of school weeks remaining, now seems like a good time to go back to the beginning and share some of my Paris experience with you…. Read more »

Strolling down the rue du Four in Paris’s 6th, we discovered the smallest bakery in Europe. Literally. Cupcake & Macaron boasts about its diminutive size on a sign outside the door, and they are not overstating the facts.  The interior is barely wide enough for two.  It can best described as a nicely decorated closet… Our daughter, Avery only this closet features a jewelry case full of delectable sweets!  We waited for just a moment before a delightful young man… Read more »