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The Cluny Museum

Sep 24, 2010
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The morning after the morning I still felt full of beans (or would that be haricots?) and so we set off for a morning at…

The Vernissage!

Sep 23, 2010
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It’s been almost 48 hours since the opening of Gregg’s exposition — where does the time go?! So much to see and do. The opening…

Exercising My Way Across Paris

Sep 22, 2010
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Tuesday, September 22–the opening of the exposition is tonight but in the meantime, I decided to go to not one but two fitness classes. As…

Dinner in the Marais

Sep 22, 2010
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There’s no time to rest when en vacance! After dropping in on Gregg at the gallery, I snatched a very brief nap and then got ready to…

Faire de Shopping

Sep 22, 2010
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Rarely in Paris (actually probably never) have I had the time to just wander about and shop to my heart’s content. In fact, come to…

Exercise Class in Paris

Sep 22, 2010
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I think having one post for each day is going to prove too unwieldy so I’ll break the days into topics! Rick Steves, my favorite…

The Paintings Arrive!

Sep 22, 2010
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On Monday morning we left our lovely apartment and walked the two blocks to the gallery – Espace Kameleon. I was surprisingly clear headed considering…

First Full Day in Paris

Sep 21, 2010
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After a surprisingly good sleep, I took a quick constitutional around the neighbourhood to scope it out and then Gregg and I sallied forth for…

First Evening in Paris

Sep 19, 2010
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Gregg ushered me up four winding flights of old wood stairs to our wonderful Paris apartment–our home for the next week. It is lovely! The…

Long and Winding Road to Paris

Sep 19, 2010
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My time in Schiphol airport–all clean and bright and shining–came to an abrupt end when I arrived at Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris. I…

In Schiphol Airport

Sep 18, 2010
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I made it to Amsterdam and am sitting at a very nicely designed laptop bar in the central food court area of Schiphol airport. The…

The Countdown Begins

Sep 17, 2010
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With just 20 odd hours to go before my plane takes off for Europe, I’m feeling just about as prepared as I’ll ever be. I’m…