Monthly Archives: February 2012

La Femme Mange Jadis

It’s been a year since P and I moved to Paris, and our impending return just turned inevitable when P’s replacement V and his wife G arrived in the City of Lights, rented their apartment, signed onto a Bouygues contract … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Pot au Feu at L’Annexe Montmartre

I maintain this and previous blogs mainly to keep in touch with my family at home, blog posts being more in-depth summaries of my nutritional and general well-being compared to the cursory status updates on facebook. But once in a … Continue reading

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Mon Mari mange un diner pas cher at Le Beauvoir, Bourges

I had gone for a work trip in the middle of France near the city of Bourges for 3 nights, but I had been told that the city itself was worth a visit for its world renowned cathedral. And it … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Michelin Bib Gourmand lunch at Le Pantruche

Everyone who has lived in Paris for an extended period of time knows how much waiting is involved in every single administrative procedure related to settling here (and there are quite a few). After many months of not needing to … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange the Chef’s Menu at Verjus

We had the occasion to dine at Verjus for P’s birthday 2 weeks ago. This was a restaurant I had been planning to visit even before it opened late 2011. Its American proprietors, Laura and Braden Perkins ran the popular … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Dejeuner at L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon (Etoile)

Last Monday, Ms Pomme, Madame Colombe, her friend L2 and I called our inaugural “ladies who lunch” meeting into motion. While my group of lady friends loves food and the camaraderie around the dining table, we are neither encrusted in jewelry … Continue reading

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