Everybody wants to do something special for their mom on Mother's Day.  Flowers are a possibility, or perfume, or some other gift, or take her to dinner in a restaurant, but I say forget it.   Flowers don't last, she doesn't need another perfume, and her favorite restaurants will be too crowded on Mother's Day. ...

May 6, 2012   1 Comment

The Markets of Provence

Tuesday morning in Vaison, Sunday at L'Isle sur La Sorgue, the farmer's market every evening at Vallerons -- each day in Provence is a market day where you can buy anything from tapenade and olives, to fresh fruits and vegetables, to roast chickens, ribs and quail.  It was hard to resist buying too much. Fortunately our ...

August 29, 2011   No Comments

    • Michele Scicolone