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Christmas Eve: On the plate, in the glass

As darkness descends on an already dim Daglan (how’s that for mood?), I’ll share a few thoughts on what went on our plates and in our glasses this Christmas Eve. And how it all came to pass. The morning trip: … Continue reading

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Macaron Daze in Paris

Several weeks before our recent trip to Paris, I had a sudden brainwave: Since daughter Anne loves cakes and pastries so much, why don’t we all take a baking class while we’re in the capital of pâtisserie? (I’ll admit that … Continue reading

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From Paris, with love

No doubt you’re all familiar with that classic children’s poem: Father’s Day comes once a year But when it comes early, via Fauchon of Paris, It brings especially huge amounts of cheer! And now I can reveal how meaningful that … Continue reading

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