Anyone for Tea?

Now my previous post was about France and only thought I should share the European love and share something that has more British roots – a Tea Party. ┬áNow I’m at an age where invitations to weddings and baby showers are becoming more frequent and a couple weekends ago, I went to my first tea…

Loire Valley – castles, cuisine oh my!

After La Baule, we took a road trip inland through the French countryside to the Loire Valley which was very beautiful. We drove in our cute little Toyota Ka and listened to all the pop hits of the summer while taking in the scenic drive. The Loire Valley is known as one of the major…

La Baule – La Plage & fresh, delicious food

After Paris, our first extended stay was in La Baule, a city in the southern part of the Bretagne region of France. It is along the west coast of France and luck was on our side, bringing us sunny weather almost every day, so that we could swim in the Atlantic and bask in the…

Exploring the streets of Paris

During a two week trip this summer to France with my wonderful boyfriend, we enjoyed the sights, sounds, and tastes of a beautiful country. First stop – Paris! It was over 6 years ago since I last visited Paris as a tourist. This time, however, I experienced the city through the eyes of a local…