Where to Eat: Minneapolis, MN

Never did I think I would find myself in Minnesota, but Minneapolis surprised me. No, you won’t see me packing up my bags and moving to the frozen tundra but I definitely found myself pleasantly surprised with this bustling city. Being there for work, I only had a very limited time to enjoy the city so of […]

Heywood: LA’s Gourmet Grilled Cheese Spot

I am a huge fan of grilled cheese. How could you not like America’s favorite comfort food?Luckily I grew up with the world’s best grilled cheese maker, my mom, but as I get older I still search for innovative ways restaurants make this classic sandwich. There is nothing that makes me more angry than ordering […]

Paris Food Truck: Le Camion Qui Fume

  I finally did it. I ate at Le Camion Qui Fume. The food truck phenomena has been on the scene only a short time in Paris but is exploding. It has been on my to-do list since learning about it. Why now? The night it decided to be 4°C in Paris? Well, because I […]

How to Dine on top of the Louvre Museum

Visiting the Louvre Museum is on everyone’s Paris to do list, but what many people don’t know is there a restaurant tucked away upstairs offering stunning views of the city. Café Richelieu is located in the Richelieu wing on the first floor near Napoleon III’s apartments. It is owned and operated by Angelina’s (remember the […]

Tuileries and Angelina’s Hot Chocolate

I live about a 15 minute walk from the Louvre and the Jardin des Tuileries, but more importantly home of the world’s best hot chocolate, Angelina’s. Although there are other parks and gardens that rank among my favorites, I have to say the Tuileries has found a special place in my heart being the closest […]

Saturday at the Marché des Enfants Rouges

Although this market is a close walk from my flat, for some reason the Marché des Enfants Rouges has sat on my to-do list for months. However, last Saturday I found myself in the area around lunch time and decided to take advantage. The market is located in my favorite neighborhood, Le Marais. If you […]