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Word Ghosts and Julia Child

” This is my invariable advice to people: learn how to cook – try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun!” 6 fler ord

Word Ghosts

Let Me Focus on Something Else: Christmas Pudding. Please Please Make One with Me!

I was driving home the other day with my daughter when she started to sing Jingle Bells out loud! ”Oh my God”, I said, ”please not Christmas songs already!” She said she knew it was a little ridiculous but that the song just popped into her head. 452 fler ord


Two Typewriters

I fell in love with Julia Child when everyone else my age did, upon watching Julie and Julia, the excellent film with Meryl Streep, Amy Adams, and Stanley Tucci. 1 182 fler ord

Book Reviews

Mastering the Omelette

The Kitchn’s Cooking School
Lesson 4

I’m veering off this lesson in the Cooking School a bit. The omelette is not part of the homework, but it’s something I’ve always wanted to master. 1 045 fler ord


Books for Francophiles.

I bet you’re wondering how the write-up of My Weekend in Paris is going. Très lentement, I believe, is the phrase. I’m up to 5000 words and I haven’t got through dinner on Friday night. 464 fler ord


BBC: 'My Life in France'.

So official.

I loved this book!

When it rains, it sure does pour. I know I have vaguely referenced a family emergency I dealt with last week, and frankly, I’m have a really difficult time getting through each day. 567 fler ord

Holly A. Phillips

Pace Yourself...

“The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.”
Julia Child

Sounds like good advice to me…