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We had guests visit this week and wow did they get some fabulous weather. Paris was at its best, shimmering in the sunshine but with a slight chill in…
Monday was a public holiday so we enjoyed a final breakfast at my in-laws kitchen table before packing up the car with piles of chocolate and returning…
On average I walk around six kilometres a day in Paris, which is easy in a city as flat as a pancake and helps to balance out my pastry intake. As I…
It was nice weather for ducks in Paris this week, ranging from grey and cold to torrential rain, with a few stray snowflakes thrown in for good measure…
As I’d feared, Fake Spring was short-lived and Second Winter arrived with a smattering of ice and plunging temperatures. I’d enthusiastically washed and…
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I’m coming to you live, Monday morning, where I’m frantically trying to learn the words to la Marseillaise for my imminent citizenship ceremony…
Welcome to Spring in Paris, where leaving the house without a coat is still a novelty. Terraces are full as people clamber to sit outside and soak in…
The weather in Paris played games all week and I was tricked into abandoning my trusty winter coat at home one morning, only to be met with a biting…
I kicked off the week with a catering gig at the Australian Embassy, where they were hosting a cocktail party to celebrate the Square Kilometre Array…
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