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June 2016

Fête de la Musique

Everything looks swirly.  We had a few extra glasses of wine with dinner, but not enough to impair good judgement or draw undesirable attention to ourselves.  The indulgence is just enough to trigger my dopey wine smile. I feel it stretching my face.  Normally, this […]

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A Day at… La Fromagerie

Coucou! La Fromagerie, or the cheese shop, is one of the many unique delights that makes France so charming.  Admittedly, buying cheese in France can be daunting.  They are experts. There’s a formula to purchasing and serving cheese, and it seems like a fine art […]

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ALP Radio

Bon Vendredi!  We are ready to party this weekend, right?! I am so pleased to announce that À La Prochaine now has its own station over at Spotify.  Sing along with Francoise Hardy, Camille, Louane, and many more of our favorites. If you have a […]

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Little Red

On a good day, my handbag is a disaster.  Crinkled receipts.  Stray coins.  A journal. Broken pens. I often flirt with the idea of downsizing or abandoning the handbag concept all together.   Yet, I am somehow married to the conventional idea of carrying one everywhere.  […]

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