Archive of ‘Non classé’ category

Yummy…

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Etant française, j’ai un peu honte d’avouer que chez moi le “home cooking” rime bien souvent avec Picard… Une femme doit choisir ses combats, et on ne peut tout faire… De plus, cerise sur le gateau, si j’ose dire, je n’aime pas le chocolat (je sais, je sais, c’est fou…) Mais je dois admettre que […] Read more…

Introducing My Cats

Jazz, 4 months old

This is Jazz, he’s a beige Scottish Fold, age 5 months. I often wonder if I found them, or if they picked me. I welcomed Jazz first, in September 2014. Then my sister gave me his sister, Janis, the Highland Straight, (she could not keep her because of allergies…) in November 2014. Janis and Jazz […] Read more…

Secret Paris: The 9th District

Fanny Auger in Paris, Ile Saint Louis

My favorite neighbourhood in Paris has to be the 9th District, recently called the “SoPi” (for South Pigalle) district. And I’m not saying that because I live there, or because that’s where The School of Life is. Nor because that is the hippiest neighbourhood right now. The nicest part of the 9th District revolves around […] Read more…

The Vamp

Vampire, Edvard Munch, 1895.

Long time ago, I have dedicated a year of my life writing a thesis for my Master of Modern Litterature at the Sorbonne Paris IV: “the Vamp- birth and history through litterature and arts”. I got my Master with Summa Cum Laude, but I could not turn it into a book by that time since […] Read more…

Secret Paris: The 1st District

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The über chic 1st arrondissement: The crème de la crème of fashion is no more to be found on Avenue Montaigne, too remote and full of nouveau riches and millionnaires. Now everybody goes to the Rue Saint Honoré, from the Rue Royal to Palais Royal and beyond. I generally avoid to walk on Rue de Rivoli, […] Read more…