Month: January 2016

Who shares your dream?

There are people in your life who just won’t be supportive of your dreams. You know by the roll of the eye. You cringe at their incredulous, “You want to do what?” Or the one word query, “Seriously?” And then

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  • 11th Jan, 2016
  • 14

Care to join me at Laduree?

When in Paris last Christmas, I had to stop and indulge at Laduree because if there’s royalty in the bakery world, Laduree deliciously wears one of the crowns. Yes, it’s touristy and yes,10 euros for four macarons is steep, but

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  • 7th Jan, 2016
  • 8

Macaron or Macaroon?

If there’s one dessert treat that’s quintessentially French – the macaron (ma-kah-ROHN) has to come to mind. These colorful, meringue based confections are commonly filled with ganache, buttercream or jam, sandwiched between two cookies; cookies so weightless they almost disappear

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  • 2nd Jan, 2016
  • 8