Monthly Archives: May 2010

Just add egg


I’ve written already about some of my adventures eating out here in France but what I’ve yet to really explain to you is what I have been cooking here. The average cost of a supper here is around 30 euros. … Continue reading

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Fun things about france


The French drink hot chocolate and coffee out of bowls in the morning. I don’t think I’ll ever want to do it any other way. McDonald’s is a strange taste without American cheese. EVERY TV show has at least four … Continue reading

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A place called Pontchartrain


I thought to myself “well, those are some pretty cute guys in that band” (and I may have fallen in love a bit on the spot). Who other than the Lost Bayou Ramblers had arrived in France FINALLY. Continue reading

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The free show at the Eiffel Tower.


Let’s talk about the biggest tourist attraction in Paris, La Toure Eiffle. It is a great way to end your day of sight-seeing in Paris but I must say it is not absolutely a must because of the many hassles … Continue reading

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Where have you been?


I feel like I’ve been busy busy. I’ve been trying to get things done while the weather is BEAUTIFUL here. It is still chilly by my standards but the sun has been out for the past few days and I’ve … Continue reading

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V for VICTORY


Yesterday and today mark that I have officially DEFEATED the Metro. I now understand how this whole thing works. One point for the Cajun girl. Yessssssssssss!

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Let’s talk about money.


The US has it all wrong when it comes to change. Change is good (so our president tells us) but why does it end up in random baskets, jars, pots, bottles, bowls, boxes, and other containers throughout our American homes. … Continue reading

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