Category Archive: My MADELEINE

Summer cooking N°3 Vitello Tonnato #FamilyandFriends

[LOVE TIP] Pursuing the summer cooking series, this week is dedicated to Vitello Tonnato. A delicious combination of veal simmered in a very aromatic broth (herbs, white wine..) paired with a tasty sauce… Continue reading

Summer cooking : tian provençal

[HAPPY VEGGIE] Now has come the time of holidays. I will share some of my favorite tricks to feed a family. For all those who want to enjoy their meals but not spend the… Continue reading

Friendship dinner #KohSamui #SouthofFrance

[LOVE TIP] As life goes by I find it somehow more difficult to make new friendships. Is it the lack of time? or less flexibility to accept and welcome new people? In any… Continue reading

Time for green juice! #spring

[HAPPY VEGGIE] Spring is in the air in Paris! at last! 1st terrace with a nice green juice at  Bob’s Bakery with a green juice If like me, you’ve had your share of… Continue reading

Merry Xmas!

[SNIFFKISS] I wish you all a Merry Christmas! May love warm your hearts and make your eyes sparkle! Sending you lots of sniffkiss!  

Come and cook Vietnamese with me #giveaway #foiredautomne #lappartelier

[SNIFFKISS] If you have been around lately in Paris, you may have noticed that Foire d’Automne has started  and will last until 2nd of November.  L’appartelier – kitchen to rent- has set up a tremendous… Continue reading

Earl Grey jelly, kumquats and salted butter caramel

[LOVE TIP] Yesterday night I had a bunch of friends coming from all over the world for dinner. From Belgium, Poland, Russia, Holland, to USA and Italy, without forgetting to mention 2 “bananas”… Continue reading

Give me some extra taste! #vegetalbacon

[SNIFFKISS] I confess. I love bacon. As a Vietnamese girl I was raised with lots of pork : caramel pork, nems, banh cuon are part of my heritage if not DNA! Little by… Continue reading

Femme by Rochas : Roasted plums with cardamom, cinnamon and osmanthus

[My MADELEINE] Do you know  Femme by Rochas? This fragrance is still considered by most parfumers as a masterchief they would have loved to create, along with Mitsouko by Guerlain. Both of them… Continue reading

Iced cheesecake fragranced with midsummer’s night dream : figs, mulberries, avocado and lime

[LOVE TIP] Midsummer’s night dream : fig leaves, wild mulberries, rose petals fill the air with their fragrance.. What if I could capture them in an iced cheesecake?   I go and pick… Continue reading