28 juin 2015

Thoughts on a birthday celebration and a camping

(Written for my birthday- after a year of unintentional break from this space, as I was busy living a slower life & enjoying the coziness of my home & family, and sharing my day to day pictures/thoughts/mood with easier & quicker networks - such as Facebook & Instagram) Today I am 34. I am celebrating another breath of life. I pour out the words that have been piling up inside since the month of June. Blessed month. Feeling grateful for it all. Grateful for winter. For scrumptious & nutritious meals I feed... [Lire la suite]

05 mai 2009

Happy birthday mom!

As I was saying earlier, yesterday was my mom's birthday & we were glad to host her dinner'party at our place. Even grand-pere & grand-mere made it. G-m brought a vanilla & honey roasted duck, which we served with a gratin dauphinois au lait de coco & a watercress salad. B. contributed with a new recipe: a pestonade! A kind of mix between a pesto & a tapenade using olives, sun-dried tomatoes, pistachios, rocket, parmegiano, garlic, thyme, olive oil... I'll let your imagination go with that! He also created an... [Lire la suite]
14 avril 2009

Easter w-end

I am as usual behind in keeping you updated... Well I wanted to share just a few photos of our week-end in Pointe d'Esny for B.'s mom's birthday & for Easter'lunch; No need to say, food was delicious, we ate so much, filet mignon, gigot d'agneau, & of course my chocolate-banana tart, just to name some...               Birthday'diner                Easter'lunch