My latest discovery in the 9th arrondissement is the darling Marlette. I had cafe lust for a few weeks until one Friday afternoon, I was finally able to try it with some of my favorite ladies in Paris. It was … Continue reading
Celebrations must include desserts. Since my Verdi and Wagner seminar ends at 12:30 p.m., Lauren and I decided to opt for celebratory sweets instead of lunch or drinks. The cause for celebration? Having both presented our 20-minute, entirely-in-French exposés (presentations) on Verdi … Continue reading
I fell in love with this caffeination corner.
I stopped in for a little afternoon boost, in this case, a fabulous filtered coffee and a chocolate chip cookie! The baristas were so friendly and made me feel at home. After my little snack, I spotted the banana bread on the menu and took a slice to go for later. I was so happy I did; it was unreal! Can’t wait to go back again soon with some girlfriends for breakfast and enjoy the upstairs area!
10 Rue de la Grange aux Belles
75010 Paris, France
Wow. That’s all I could think as I was biting into the millefeuille dessert at Jacques Genin. “Wow” is also the word I said after I had my first sip of their incredible hot chocolate. Jacques Genin is a chocolate … Continue reading
I had heard so much about Coutume Café that I finally decided to go and see what the fuss was all about. Now, I understand. The café reminds me of an American coffee shop with a French twist. The American side: … Continue reading