Tag Archives: French

A little jaunt to Paris

We love this illustration by Kasia Dudziuk.  It’s so sweet, chic and stylish;  it has all the things you love about Paris (especially all those chi-chi places to eat cake).  I dream about doing this all the time. One day, when … Continue reading

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New Choux

Choux pastry is light dough that rises in the oven, leaving the inside soft and hollow and the outside golden and crispy. It is a staple of every patisserie in France, but the quality of such pastry has been hard … Continue reading

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Galette de rois, anyone?

I’m always excited and fascinated to learn about different cultures, especially when it involves cake. I recently met up with Sophie Marette, a language tutor who runs Voulez-vous Parler. It wasn’t long before we were discussing my favourite subject. Sophie … Continue reading

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