Our close friends Sandra and Jim live a short drive from the lovely little village of Petit Pressigny notable for the beautiful river Aigronne and a Michelin starred restaurant La Promenade run by Jacky Dallais a well-known chef/restauranter in the Touraine were such skills are rightly revered. Julie and I have been in a permanent . . . → Read More: Diner a Petit Pressigny
As a child my family’s menu consisted of two choices: take it or leave it.
Buddy Hackett 1924 – 2003
Lots of lovely strawberries in the garden; what to do with them? Well one treat is to bake a Tarte aux Fraise, one of those lovely fruit packed tarts that is quintessentially French. Baking your own is of course frugal as a good quality tarte is not cheap, even if it is worth every penny. . . . → Read More: I like a bit of tart