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Remembering Mont Blanc

I had a great time catching up with Lisbeth Stammerjohann today. I met Lisbeth 11 years ago when I hiked the Tour du Mont Blanc, the grand hiking route of all the grand hiking routes in the Alps. 223 mots de plus

Documentary

Reading Notes: July 2015 Wrap-Up (part 1)

Happy August! The year is really flying by. I am here to share my thoughts on four books that I read during the first part of July. 886 mots de plus

Middle-Grade-YA

Over the Pond to Paris and Back Again.

Paris has always been on my list of places to visit and on a holiday to France last week, I finally got to lay eyes upon the beautiful city. 65 mots de plus

Big Adventures.

My Own Escapade in Paris

After leaving the opera house, a few friends and I decided to find a good (and affordable) location to eat lunch. It didn’t help, however, that we were in a wealthy neighborhood so every restaurant around the block was out of our budgets. 1 731 mots de plus

Study Abroad

CHAMPAGNE VS PHO

THE CHALLENGE: A rendition of Champagne from a single cru, taken to an offering of Pho from a remote destination; A style of Champagne that rarely gets produced to a bowl of noodles that has no bottom; The wine that is nuanced and subtle, with the broth that is complex and layered: … 1 246 mots de plus

Champagne

Afternoon Tea

Whilst enjoying the summer heat in France, my sister and I were desperate for something refreshing, but more exciting than water. I remembered when I used to work in a coffee shop in Balham, in the summer months, I would make a herbal tea, fill it with ice and top up with cold water. 128 mots de plus

Healthy