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The Return of Sweet Week: Tapisserie Patisserie

Every February from 2009 to 2012, I wrote a series called Sweet Week, where I would visit a different patisserie or chocolate shop every other day for a week.   I discontinued the series because I became pre-diabetic at the time, and I am   now fully diabetic, taking insulin daily. Now I can’t be as freewheeling as I was then, randomly eating sweets without worrying, except for the calories. My desire for sweets has never waned. Don’t believe those reports or studies, that if you don’t h...
Tags: Travel, Etsy, Usps, Paris, Michelin, Fuji, Etsy Shop, Vincent, Kouign Amann, Richard Nahem, Ledru Rollin, Pastry & Chocolate, Tapisserie Patisserie, Bertrand Grébaut, Théo Pourriat, Tapisserie


Eye Prefer Paris Book of the Month, March 2021: Loving Modigliani : The Afterlife of Jeanne Hébuterne

I am happy to announce Loving Modigliani: The Afterlife of Jeanne Hébuterne b y Linda Lappin as my book selection this month.   Amedeo Modigliani, embittered and unrecognized genius, dies of meningitis on a cold January day in Montparnasse in 1920. Jeanne Hébuterne, his young wife and muse, follows 48 hours later, falling backwards through a window. Now a ghost, Jeanne drifts about the studio she shared with Modigliani—for she was not only his favorite model, but also an artist whose wor...
Tags: Travel, Etsy, Usps, Paris, Fuji, Etsy Shop, Modi, Linda, Jeanne, Montparnasse, Amedeo Modigliani, Modigliani, Richard Nahem, Jeanne Hébuterne, Eye Prefer Paris Book of the Month, Linda Lappin


Marais Architectural Details

I’ve stayed close to home in recent weeks and rediscovered the architectural wonders of the Marais. I recently had to do a slide show and lecture about the Marais for an organization, so I took new photos of familiar buildings, casting my eye again but in a refreshed way. In case you didn’t know, a large swath of the Marais has former palaces and mansions that were built in the late 1500s to almost 1700. These gorgeous buildings, called hotels, are made of limestone and have ornate details su...
Tags: Travel, Etsy, Architecture, Usps, Paris, Fuji, Etsy Shop, Marais, Richard Nahem, Saint Paul Church, rue de Temple The building, Saint Paul Church Hotel


Marais Architectural Details

I’ve stayed close to home in recent weeks and rediscovered the architectural wonders of the Marais. I recently had to do a slide show and lecture about the Marais for an organization, so I took new photos of familiar buildings, casting my eye again but in a refreshed way. In case you didn’t know, a large swath of the Marais has former palaces and mansions that were built in the late 1500s to almost 1700. These gorgeous buildings, called hotels, are made of limestone and have ornate details su...
Tags: Travel, Etsy, Architecture, Usps, Paris, Fuji, Etsy Shop, Marais, Richard Nahem, Saint Paul Church, rue de Temple The building, Saint Paul Church Hotel


Door(s) of the Month February 2021- A Potpourri

I first want   to thank everyone who watched my Live In the Footsteps of Arsene Lupin Facebook tour for France.fr. It was a big success with over 700 people watching it live, and over 12K views of the video along with 664 comments. I also want to give a warm welcome all of my new subscribers who signed up for Eye Prefer Paris. Here’s the link to watch if you missed it:   https://www.facebook.com/144282132273340/videos/5807669259247093 Instead of focusing on a single or a group of part...
Tags: Travel, Etsy, France, Usps, Paris, Fuji, Etsy Shop, Richard Nahem, Door of the Month, Arsene Lupin Facebook, Eye Prefer Paris Here



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