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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


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


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


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


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