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My life as a Francophile began with pommes soufflés. Actually, it began with my friend Mary, who introduced me to pommes soufflés many years...

It was almost 25 years ago and while I traveled to many places almost yearly since then, I have special reasons for my warm...

Ever since September 11, 2001, most people can’t have that day come and go without remembering the devastating destruction and loss that occurred. Three...

Each quarter of Paris has its own personality and charm but there's something luxurious about this area. It’s chic, historical and architecturally splendid. How...

When I’m in Washington, D.C., a strange thing happens: I find myself becoming incredibly sentimental over Paris. Not that there aren’t wonderful things to...

La crêperie des Canettes, Paris 6th. Photo by patrianova. It’s easy to get blasé about crêpes in Paris. If you’re anything like me, after a brief but...

In May 2011 the city of Paris unveiled the latest plans proposed for the former Samaritaine department store building. If approved in public meetings...

My husband, Phil, and I happened to be in Paris in May 1995 when Jacques Chirac was inaugurated for his first term as President...

Paris comes alive in May with the start of the haute saison for visitors. You have everything from the French Open (Roland Garros) Tennis...

I know something about crazy ladies, let me tell you, and Andie wasn’t crazy. She was habitually unpredictable and could be downright weird, sometimes...

Oh, damn, what’s the next song? What comes after La Goualante du pauvre Jean, what, damn it? I know it. I know the whole...

The trouble, of course, is my own doing. When the buying was good, I didn’t buy an apartment in Paris. I wasn’t really thinking...