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Oh La La!

Well I’m finally back in France and have been here since June 7th, but then a bunch of annoying things happened, like my computer declaring itself old and dead.  I won’t bore you with the saga of how I ordered … Continue reading

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Poulet Roti

On Saturday, Le Parret and Les Mullallys put together an impromptu lunch for six of rotisserie chicken from the Brest chicken man and more potatoes from the Parret garden.  I love these kind of affairs when unexpected guests arrive and … Continue reading

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A Little Chicken

Every time we pack and unpack our stuff, we swear that we will not buy anything else and that we will get rid of some of the indecent amount of stuff that we have.  We have lied to ourselves for … Continue reading

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Roasted Rosemary Chicken and Corn on the Cob

It will come as no surprise to you that I’m in both refrigerator and freezer trouble again, only that it’s worse because you will recall that in Sens I had two refrigerators and here I have one apartment size refrigerator.  In … Continue reading

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Poulet Télévisée

In 1983, I “followed to join” my husband in Burkina Faso, then known as Haute or Upper Volta.  It was my first time in Africa and everything was so exciting; babies on the back, trays balanced on heads, village chiefs … Continue reading

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Thyme for Roast Chicken with Root Vegetables

Wednesday market. I think that root vegetables are some of the least attractive vegetables, in a sort of “evil lurks this way” manner. It doesn’t help that the market people like to display them with that “just picked” look with … Continue reading

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