Brasserie by Niche — A Restaurant Visit

Before our trip to France, we asked people about their favorite French restaurants in St. Louis and Brasserie by Niche made everyone’s lists. We finally made it there this week, taking Rick’s nephew, Phil, and his fiancée, Gabbi. The dressiness of … Continue reading →

Resolved: Be a Better Francophile — A Book List

To celebrate the 12 Days of Christmas from now through Epiphany and to advocate for the idea of reading books to support New Year projects, resolutions, and goals, I’m writing a series of posts with themed book lists for various … Continue reading →

Book Review: A Paris Notebook by C.W. Gusewelle

Book: A Paris Notebook by C.W. Gusewelle Genre: Essays Publisher: The Lowell Press Publication date: 1985 Pages: 211 Source: Gift from my brother   Summary: A Paris Notebook contains a series of columns originally written for the Kansas City Star written when Gusewelle and … Continue reading →