Monthly Archives: August 2012

Foire aux Manèges in Lille

This week the Foire aux Manèges started in Lille. The Foire is a fair that is taking place near the Bois de Boulogne on the Esplanade du Champ de Mars, and there are a number of rides, attractions and all

Foire aux Manèges in Lille

This week the Foire aux Manèges started in Lille. The Foire is a fair that is taking place near the Bois de Boulogne on the Esplanade du Champ de Mars, and there are a number of rides, attractions and all

Sunday in Nieurlet

This past Sunday we went to Nieurlet to spend some time with my husband’s aunt and uncle who were in town.

Sunday in Nieurlet

This past Sunday we went to Nieurlet to spend some time with my husband’s aunt and uncle who were in town.

At long last

I started this blog about six months ago when we left New York for our new life in Europe.

At long last

I started this blog about six months ago when we left New York for our new life in Europe.

Biking in the French countryside II

Photos from another bike ride in the French countryside. This time we mostly stayed along the canal.

Biking in the French countryside II

Photos from another bike ride in the French countryside. This time we mostly stayed along the canal.

Biking in the French countryside

Over the weekend we went biking on one of the seemingly endless bike paths in the countryside around Marchiennes.

Biking in the French countryside

Over the weekend we went biking on one of the seemingly endless bike paths in the countryside around Marchiennes.

Savory Zucchini Pancakes

As is nearly always the case, I get most of my cooking inspiration from Deb at the Smitten Kitchen. She posted zucchini pancakes about a week ago and I added them to my every-growing list of things to cook.

Savory Zucchini Pancakes

As is nearly always the case, I get most of my cooking inspiration from Deb at the Smitten Kitchen. She posted zucchini pancakes about a week ago and I added them to my every-growing list of things to cook.

Spinach, feta and brown rice casserole

Now that we are house sitting, I have full reign over the kitchen and am overjoyed.

Spinach, feta and brown rice casserole

Now that we are house sitting, I have full reign over the kitchen and am overjoyed.