Monthly Archives: August 2012

Beautiful Normandy

If I am to be honest, having been married to a World War II buff, I always envisioned that I would witness Normandy for the first time with Dan.  That we would walk the Normandy beaches together. That he would recount to me some of the great stories of heroism that took place on those beachheads, and…

Le Bonheur…

My quartier is becoming a ghost town as all my chic, well-healed neighbors head out to find sand and sun. Apartment shutters are closed tight. Store fronts are locked down with just a note on the window detailing their réouverture. The vacations of August are upon us.  This is one of my favorite times in Paris.  Sure…