Monthly Archives: May 2011

Bimbo Records

A little while back, I was approached by the awesome Michelle at “Untapped,” a terrific blog that takes a distinctive approach to discovering Paris and New York. Since I love both of these places and enjoy assigning little adventures to … Continue reading

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Rainy Day Mix Tape

The weather in New York has been abysmal, and the atmosphere doesn’t seem to give a fuck that it’s going to be June in about two weeks. Let’s all sob together! I thought that it might be fun to put … Continue reading

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How to Swear in French

I have a confession: despite how much French I’ve learned (and don’t get me wrong, I am forever forgetting things and learning others), I have never fully grasped how to swear. I can navigate the basics (“merde”), and I’ve recently … Continue reading

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“Be it Edible so Humble” – the Potato. Real Talk.

It would be wrong of me to begin this post by doing anything other than crediting Julia Child with the awesome quote you see in the title of this piece. Now that that’s out of the way. After a rocky … Continue reading

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A Fauxfrench Lesson from Lady Miss Kier

One of my absolute heros, the inimitable Lady Miss Kier, speaks Fake French like a pro. Behold! This “Frenchapella” snippet, which features morsels from the opening of the smash hit “Groove is in the Heart,” is a total ‘deeee-lite’. Click … Continue reading

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