The Most Romantic City in Germany


In January the Frenchman and I had a couple of days off and time for a little trip so my thoughts immediately turned to Germany, a country I’d never visited! It took just about two seconds of research to discover that the most romantic city in Germany was but an hour and a half drive away – so the decision was…

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The Perfect Valentine’s Day Gifts for Bakers


Oh I was just doing a little browsing on the old inter-webs and came up with this little list of cute things that would be great gifts on Valentine’s Day for all my fellow bakers! Feel free to send me one of each too 🙂   Seriously gorgeous place to store your bread – Verdant Bread Bin by Anthropologie Sprinkles!!…

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Apple Clafoutis


We are still in heavy apple season (actually mid-way to be super matter of fact) which means apple cider, homemade apple sauce, apple pie and this delicious traditional clafoutis recipe made with APPLES! Clafoutis is a traditional French dessert with a flan like texture hailing from the Limousin area in France. Usually it is made with cherries but can also…

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Train & Plane Travel Essentials!


I’m always a fan of the ‘travel more’ New Year’s Resolution! It’s a resolution that only results in good things- trying new dishes, seeing incredible sights, or maybe trying a cooking class.  Being based in Paris has given me the incredible opportunity to travel around and see Europe via plane and train . I’m proud to say that my pre-travel…

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