A Day At The French Fair :: Une journée à la foire française

I have a confession to make. I have a bad case of Francophilia.

In reality, it’s not as bad as it sounds, and I am able to manage it quite easily.

Sure, it flairs up from time to time, but it’s easy to treat the symptoms. Champagne helps.

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As do specific forms of carbohydrate, such as croissants

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…or baguettes. 

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Or, if the chance presents itself, a trip to La Belle France, bien sūr. 

 

Today, we fed my craving with a trip to the French Fair in Palo Alto.

 

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We rode over on the motorcycle and it was a little hectic finding parking, but we managed!

The first thing we saw were some French cars:

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Then we made our way through the crowds and waited in line for quite a while to get some food. We figured our mood – and patience – would improve if we ate.

We had some delicious and authentique sandwiches.

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Then we walked around looking at the French vendors and I bought two lavender sachets.

 

C’était une bonne journée!

 

à bientôt!

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3 thoughts on “A Day At The French Fair :: Une journée à la foire française

  1. You had me at the photo of Buci News. I LOVE that store–it’s the cutest little stationary store and at Christmastime it’s like a little nugget of a wonderland. Your post made me realize I haven’t been back to Paris in almost a year. It’s one thing to be in the South of France during the summer, but I’ll take Paris any day! Thanks for giving me a smile!

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