Make a Wish Monday

It’s Monday, so why not make a wish that it’s the weekend, or that you’re on vacation, or eating cotton candy without sticky fingers, or that all abandoned animals find homes, or that your mother feels better or simply whatever your little heart desires.  Possibly, you might wish as I do…for… A wildly vivid lavender and emerald French garden designed by André Le Nôtre  […]

Paris…going beyond the Périphérique

This trip to France was much different than those before.  No longer was I a tourist aimed at seeing everything set forth on a mile long itinerary.  I was a girl coming back to a city that held treasured memories of adventures, places, friends and good times of a life I experienced there with my Chef.  For […]

Traveling Pear is Published…It’s No Joke!

I know, I know it’s April Fools but it’s no joke…the Traveling Pear has been published in a real life super chic magazine!  I knew one day it would happen.  Just had no idea when that would be.  I’m so excited to be a part of this project.  It’s the type of magazine that blends […]

Chasing Phantoms of the Paris Metro

Today’s date is rather fitting for the following tale… I’m not exactly sure how it happened or even why, but somehow this summer I became weirdly obsessed with the Paris Metro.  Quite possibly it was that anxious feeling I got when the approaching train was just a few minutes out.   As I stood on the platform […]

Parisienne Farmgirl Magazine

Hey there Pear followers!  I just wanted to give a shout out to a new blog and online magazine I happened upon the other day.  It”s called Parisienne Farmgirl and it’s the most adorable thing I’ve ever seen.  The name itself makes me smile! Writen by a lovely lady and momma of 4 cute little […]

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