Food · Holidays · Recipes

Thanksgiving 2017

I hope you all had a beautiful Thanksgiving! We hosted ourselves this year, with my sister and her husband coming up to join us! Naturally, I made WAY too much food… which we then ate for days and I haven’t cooked all weekend so that’s been kind of nice 😉 And man, it was good……… Continue reading Thanksgiving 2017

Food · Traditions

Chandeleur: Celebrating French Candlemas/Groundhog Day

This is another one that the vast majority of French people just celebrate because we’re eating crepes and who doesn’t like an excuse to eat crepes. But it has pagan and then later christian meanings attached to it, so it’s been fun to learn a bit about it! La Chandeleur (Fête des chandelles) is a religious holiday (nobody…… Continue reading Chandeleur: Celebrating French Candlemas/Groundhog Day