Thank you to “Important to Madeleine” blog, another 18th-century French history chaser, for this lovely post! I’ve finally found someone who is as interested in French history as I! She doesn’t just have an interest, she has a Master’s in European History to back it up. Meeting Elissa (online, no less) is a prime example […]
Remembering Antoinette today…Continue on to the blog that follows…it’s more cheerful than what this post would have been.
Arriving home today I was greeted with a lovely mess of confetti on our front porch…not your regular confetti, oh no…nature’s confetti. It’s the best kind. Leaves of gold, yellow, orange and red littered my doorstep. When I looked around the corner, there all perfectly strewn about the yard was again more of nature’s lovely […]
Like most of our Paris adventures this one started out kind of silly– Moi to the Chef: ” So how about we go find Paris’ oldest toilets today?” If only one could have seen the expression on my Chef’s face at this suggestion—priceless–almost like I had asked him play 18th century dress-up (something he secretly […]
What happens when one half of the *Pear* goes to work and the other gets bored with no history books around? (they are in transport somewhere between Maine and Texas) They (moi) start dreaming about, none other than *Paris* like that’s a shocker…then dreaming turns into finding something constructive to do…ah..read about French history, add […]