August 13, 2012 11:42 am
I love eating dinner outdoors, especially in Provence. The light is so spectacular, the water in the fountain sounds so peaceful and the there is always a light breeze so the smell of the local flowers wafts through the air.
August 8, 2012 2:40 pm
Visiting a friend this Summer? Want to be invited back? Be sure to show up at the door bestowing a thoughtful gift of thanks. Bring something unexpected that will leave an impression long after you’ve gone.
August 6, 2012 3:10 pm
One of my favorite ways to spend a day in Aix is strolling through the winding streets stepping into one small shop after the next in search of unique French finds. From gourmet goodies to antique furnishings for the home to specialty soaps and scents to artisanal dishes to effortlessly chic clothes, it’s hard to leave the town empty-handed. I have a long list of favorite haunts, but these are the three stores I return to year after year.
August 1, 2012 2:38 pm
When I venture into my hometown of Aix to grab a bite midday, I head straight to L’Epicerie, my go-to restaurant for a light lunch…