Welcome to A Taste of Paris™! Here you will find information about my food and wine centric excursions to France. Travel with me to taste, discover, and be inspired by French food and culture, one bite at a time.
In addition to digging into the delicious details of A Taste of Paris™(ATOP) trips, be sure to check out my blog where you can find ways to taste, discover, and be inspired. Taste the very best from my kitchen to yours, with recipes-inspired by my travels-and creative ideas for entertaining. Discover joy and passion in stories about the extraordinary people, places, and things all around us. Be inspired by the foods, cultures, and stories I love. Your creativity will be sparked, your taste buds will tingle, and your heart will be warmed as I share my Joie de Vivre with you.
Finally, be sure to look at my current cooking class schedule, and personal appearance, and join me for real time fun in the kitchen. Be sure to update your calendar with pertinent dates provided by ATOP.
unforgettable experience that touches the senses, the palate, and warms the
heart. Well worth a repeat trip."
Christmas cookies inspire such joy. I remember as a child baking with my mother. The holidays were such fun because we had so many goodies in the house, it was hard to choose what to sample. The smell of baking cookies takes me right back to childhood. If you want to feel like a kid again …
Are you ready for Christmas? I simply cannot believe it will be here in 2 short weeks. Are you like me, still wondering what to gift the special people in your world? Tune into Good Morning Texas, WFAA Channel 8, on Tuesday, December 12th at 9:00 am to see me demonstrating LIVE No Cook, …
It has been a real pleasure working with Lauren Palmer and The Art of Living Beautifully this year. When she asked me for my December recipe I couldn’t resist sharing the meal that finds its way to our Christmas table every year. Beef filets are so easy and fast to cook, making them the perfect …
Personalized ribbon is one of my top favorites for 2017. Can you tell? I think I might be slightly obsessed with these gorgeous spools of satin ribbon. As you know, food is my work and there are often leftover tidbits that will simply go to waste if left here at my house. I like to …
Table for Two is the perfect holiday gift for that hard-to-buy for someone on your Christmas list this year. My friend Audrey Friedman of French Vintage Homes, scours the Brocante markets all over France to bring you these very special boxes. The beautiful gift boxes are filled with one-of-a-kind French antiques. Exactly enough to set …
I have always loved glass Christmas ornaments. I remember as a child, how I looked forward to opening the few boxes of glass ornaments in bright festive colors we had for our tree. They had wonderful patterns made of glitter in coordinating colors and when carefully placed on the tree in front of the lights …