Category Archives: Cafes

La Femme Mange afternoon tea at Café Musée Jacquemart-André

Many things I will miss from our Paris days, of which tea-time is high on the list. It is an afternoon ritual I’ve picked up during this year of sabbatical, where idleness is a virtue, decadent french patisseries rites of … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Tartines at La Cuisine de Bar

There are bakeries in Paris, and then there are Bakeries, those that command long lines and equally long magazine write-ups about their bread, the shatter factor of the crust, the creaminess of the crumb etc. Poilane is one of particular … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange a spring appropriate lunch at Delyan

Now that we’ve passed the March equinox, brought forward the clocks and basked in the warm sunshine-y days for the entire of last week, we can officially say that Spring has Arrived. In Paris. With the advent of spring we … Continue reading

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La Femme Boit Chocolate Chaud Chez Jean Paul Hevin

What began as a great outing this afternoon unfortunately concluded with a stolen iphone in the midst of tourist-infested Montmartre. Losing something is never pleasant, and I  necessarily accorded myself enough time to blame my own carelessness and gripe about … Continue reading

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La Femme Boit du café at le Train Bleu

I love taking train rides, and am more than happy to sacrifice the extra hours on it versus taking a plane for a tangible taste of journeying. If only I had been around during the golden age of train travel, … Continue reading

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La Femme Boit Chocolat Chaud at Un Dimanche à Paris

My favorite cousins were in town for the weekend, and it was an absolute blast to see the girls, catch up on the gossip back home and shop for secret santa (a good old family tradition dating back to last … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange along Canal St Martin

It was so gorgeous out last Saturday that we seized the opportunity to hang out at Canal St Martin. After all, it could very well be the last warm weekend this year! 4.5 kilometres in length, the Canal St Martin … Continue reading

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