Tag Archives: breakfast

Back to the Blogosphere (via Paris, no less)

We have now welcomed the dissipation of our troublesome canicule (Translation: the heat wave is over), and so I return to the Blogosphere with a new offering of Radio Free Daglan. But I begin with observations on some recent travels. … Continue reading

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Encore presentation: Baked eggs in ham cups

A repeat performance of yesterday’s Birthday Breakfast seemed like the only sensible thing for today. For one thing, the morning was grey and rainy. For another, we had fresh mushrooms, several shallots and a few slices of ham available, and … Continue reading

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A three-star French breakfast

Hearty breakfasts are not exactly a French tradition. Although not technically illegal in this country, a hearty breakfast is not often found in French cafés or restaurants. But this morning’s breakfast chez nous was not only hearty but, I’m proud … Continue reading

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A new breakfast treat

It was a great tradition. For several years before we moved to France from Toronto, we got together with friends for a champagne breakfast on a Sunday in July, while glued to a large-screen TV. Why? Because we were celebrating … Continue reading

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