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Such a lovely setting!  These charming images from Le Marché St. George, a restaurant and boutique residential rental in Vancouver, B.C., are inviting; and convey warmth and understated elegance. I’m in the early stages of planning a road trip to Vancouver.  Hubby and I will drive from Los Angeles passing through Oregon, Washington, then to […]

The macaron is the anti-cupcake.  A cupcake comforts. A macaron teases. Dainty, nearly weightless, it leaves you hungrier than you were before. It is but a prelude to other pleasures. Your slacker boyfriend gives you a cupcake; your lover gives you macarons. An excerpt from Airy Macarons written by Ligaya Mishan for The New York […]