It’s so hard to say goodbye…
Homemade Valentine’s Day Macarons!
Raspberry macarons with vanilla, chocolate, and raspberry shells. Yum.
L’appart & Chocolate Soufflé
This book explains SO much about the American expat experience in France…
Dangerously easy to make…
Heavenly Oatmeal Craisin Chocolate Chip Cookies
Even the batter smelled AMAZING.
Crème Fraîche Coffee Cake
A little piece of Michigan here in Toulouse.
No Butter? No Problem.
When there’s a supermarket butter shortage, you learn how to make your own…
Ma belle-mère vient visiter
Jim’s mom becomes our first 2x visitor in Toulouse!
Chocolate Olive Oil Zucchini Cake.
It’s chocolate + zucchini and a cake you *could* eat for breakfast…
Viennoiseries for me (& you)!
Croissants, chocolatines (or pain au chocolat), & pain aux raisins. Yummy…
Le Fraisier (Strawberry Cake)
France has the best strawberries, and this might be the best strawberry shortcake type dessert around.
Profiteroles for the Win!
A surprisingly wonderful dessert.