Category Archives: 12th arrondisement

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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Le Femme Mange and Bake Madeleines

In “Remembrance of Things Past”, Marcel Proust describes evocatively how a single mouthful of madeleine dipped in tea transported him back, with spine-tingling accuracy, to a particular childhood episode. Even though I cannot describe about my madeleine eating memories with … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange a budget feast at A la Biche au Bois

Looking to have a traditional French dinner that’s heavy on portions and taste yet light on the wallet? a La Biche au Bois should definitely be on your list,  where you can enjoy a 4 course dinner for a bargain … Continue reading

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