Tag Archives: French markets

Soggy start, but a sunny (and yummy) finish

It was pouring rain at 5 a.m. yesterday. I know that for sure because I happened to open our bathroom window overlooking Place de la Fontaine, before heading back to bed. By 8 a.m., when we got out of bed … Continue reading

Posted in French food, Life in southwest France, Restaurants in France, Restaurants in the Lot, Tourist attractions, Travels in and out of France, Weather in the Dordogne, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An afternoon with our own French chef

Have you ever had a French chef prepare a meal for you in your own home, or perhaps in a home you were renting while on vacation? No? Well, you’re missing something. In the past, I’ve written about Chef Fabrice … Continue reading

Posted in French food, Life in southwest France, Markets in France, Wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

All quiet on the market front

September certainly lived up to its reputation as being perhaps the best month of the year in the Greater Daglan Area. For us, it was pretty much a whirlwind of travel (to Paris), visitors (from Toronto), and socializing (apéros, lunches, … Continue reading

Posted in French food, Life in southwest France, Markets in France, Tourist attractions, Weather in the Dordogne | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment