Monthly Archives: March 2011

tread softly

Yesterday morning, I did my usual ski tour up Aillouds, before enjoying a couple of runs down. Perhaps the last two runs of the season. Although it was only 11am, the piste was soft and slushy, that heavy consistency that … Continue reading

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To the Jungfrau…

This weekend, we travelled to the Bernese Oberland to celebrate Lucy’s 26th birthday. I had never been to German Switzerland before and it was really exactly as I had imagined. We drove along roads that meandered beside clear blue lakes; … Continue reading

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Tartiflette

A very typical Savoyard dish, tartiflette is exactly what your body craves after a hard day in the mountains. Creamy and comforting, it is also extremely quick, easy and inexpensive to put together (just in case you need an excuse…) … Continue reading

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