Champagne…My Drug of Choice

There are moments in my life that I cherish. Little rituals I look forward to. What’s funny is that an awful lot of them include champagne. But, here’s the thing, it’s actually not the champagne that I care about. Well, ok, that’s not true either. I love the bubbly stuff. The first sip as it dances and fizzes on…

At My French Families Table…

À table (pronounced without the e) is French for “at the table.” It’s often heard when a meal is ready and everyone is being called to the table like “come and get it.” But I’ve been wanting to write a series of some tables that are very dear to my heart. The first being, my husband’s kitchen table. He grew up at this table….

A Wholistic Approach to Food: How To Eat Like The French

Eating can be simple… I sometimes make it complicated… Gluten, dairy, sugar, GMO, farm to table, organic, fresh, preservatives, etc. It’s a lot to think about. I watch my French family eat real butter, bread, chocolate, cream, and dessert. And, don’t forget about cheese. Seriously, never forget about French Cheese! Mmmm! Yet, they don’t struggle with weight like…