Welcome to my blog!

My neighbourhood: Les Invalides

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Twice a week, enchantment happens on Avenue de Saxe: Le Marché!

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Welcome to the marché!

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More and more people choose local and organic and distance themselves from supermarkets.

IMG_5325 Potatoes roasted in duck fat. Looks and smells fantastic but then, took my metabolism 2 days to overcome it.

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Poultry and rabbit

 

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Young partridge. No, thank you ! Reminds me of Saddam Hussein.

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Now, this is serious business

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Nomnomnom….

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There are more than 150 different types of potatoes in France.

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You eat those antioxidant pink radishes with salted butter

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Les poissons ! Les poissons ….

 

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and then, there are all sorts of vendors with their gems. My motto: never miss an opportunity to treat yourself.

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Bonjour Monsieur Morrison

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I simply cannot walk past those beauties without saluting them. They are magnificent.

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Renoncules or buttercups in English

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 I came home with a bouquet of white Lilies.

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Until next week!

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