As American author Justina Chen Headley wrote in one of her novels: “Adventure in life is good; consistency in coffee, even better.” Continue Reading →
Last night, I managed to break into a cocktail party where I met a slightly eccentric English aristocrat:
– Catharina ! Posh name ! With a C or with a K ?
– With a K. Or with a C, I don’t mind, have your pick!
– Well… I’ll take the K. And, if I may, what is your curriculum vitae, Katharina with a K ?
My curriculum vitae ?! Well… Continue Reading →
“I need a new look, I need a new look!” Every time I run into Madame Loiseau, one of my Paris neighbours, this is what I hear: “Don’t tell me I don’t, because I do! Il faut que je change de look!” And every time I catch myself vocalizing: “Pleeease, Madame Loiseau, you’re absolutely perfect the way you aaaare!” And by magic it brings a huge smile back to her face. Continue Reading →