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La fête du Muguet

Today its May 1st and it is also the day when French people are waving these beautiful porte-bonheurs (lucky charms) through the air and wishing each other good luck! La Fête du Muguet (muguet = Lily of the Valley)…

View from my window in my apartment at Boulevard Saint Germain, Paris

Parisian rooftops

View from my window in my apartment at Boulevard Saint Germain, Paris While some people are fascinated by skyscrapes and other extraordinatry views I was and still I’m fascinated by the view over the Parisian rooftops. No building ressembles…

Rue Jacob

Rue Jacob

Rue Jacob is a charming street in St Germain in Paris and since there was a period I was working at Ladurée Bonaparte that is situated in the intersection of Rue Jacob and Rue Bonaparte, I was walking on…

Avenue Carnot, Paris

Infatuated by Paris

View from my French balcony at Avenue Carnot in Paris In 2011 I was living at Avenue Carnot in Paris, with other words, I was the neighbour of L’Arc de Triomphe. Having that beautiful monument just outside the window…

Solli 2011

Mirror, mirror….

Me in the late Spring of 2011 when I was living in an apartment at Avenue Carnot, right behing L’Arc de Triomphe. When this photo was taken I was about to go and visit my dear friend Jo who…

Louis Vuitton Marc Jacobs Exhibition
Art & exhibitions

Louis Vuitton Marc Jacobs

image source, click here I so wish I was in Paris right now…would have loved to visit the Louis Vuitton Marc Jacobs Exhibition they are having at Les Arts Décoratifs in Paris. Extract from the website of Les Arts…

Food & recipes


I love aspargus! I bought some yesterday…boiled them for a couple of minutes and then topped them with grated lemon peel, grated parmesan cheese..and served them with egg, salmon and mashed avocado with red onion…. The asparagus were delicious…

Sous le chapeau

Paris blog

Just because I will not be living permanently in Paris doesn’t mean I will not blog about Paris anymore. I still have so many photos to publish and yet so many stories to tell, so don’t worry on that…

Paris blogg

Paris – je reviens bientôt

Ever since November last year it feels I’ve spent more time in the AIR than on the ground. I went for a short visit in Stockholm and then back again to Paris…then I went to Asia….then I went back…

View from my old apartment in Odéon, Paris

A beautiful view…and beautiful memories

This is where I used to live, back in the days…. It is the apartment in Odéon (St Germain) where I spent my first year in Paris and I have so many beautiful memories from here :-) I’m still…

@ Schmuck
Paris Restaurants and bistros

Schmuck in Paris

They’ve changed the menu at Schmuck in Paris ;-) My favourite main course has been excluded = no more skate wing  for me….instead I found something else that tempted me on the menu…Saint Jacques! So I had Saint Jacques…

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