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October 12, 2013

Protected By Vines | Cassis, France

Nestled into the coast, tucked behind the Provencal hills infamously painted by the likes of Cézanne and Van Gogh is the seaside town of Cassis. As if this quintessential French seaboard town could be
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September 19, 2013

Picnic in the Hills of Gourdon

The tiny French village of Gourdon is nothing short of picturesque. Quite so, it is beyond what would be pictured if thinking of a small, ancient, perched village whose views span out over rugged, wild-herbed
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October 12, 2013

Jean’s Lobster Salad

Not as much of a salad as it is a feast. We enjoyed this beauty at neighbor Jean's while staying at “La Soleiade,” our friends’ house near Cabris, France.     Here is the rough
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February 24, 2013

Maiden Voyage

My indulgence in these subjects began years ago, but can be pin-pointed to a very clear moment, an exact instance of utter believe in how I would continue to live my life from that moment on. Circa 2007,