• Aux Merveilleux du Fred
    French

    Aux Merveilleux!

    Discovering Aux Merveileux on Old Brompton Road is like finding a portal into another world. Yes, it’s London. Yes, it’s rush hour, but stepping into Aux Merveilleux is like walking into a sweet, buttery, steamy, caffeinated corner of Paris on…

  • Yvette Lundy & The Possum Escape Line
    French Resistance

    Yvette Lundy & The Possum Escape Line

    This week, Yvette Lundy, heroine of the french resistance passed away aged 103. Yvette grew up in Oger, a champagne region near Reims. Born into an ordinary farming family, the youngest of seven, Yvette spent her childhood in the countryside.…