Pâte d’amandes, marzipan, almond paste. Grandma Gaby’s recipe! The Nona!

Have you heard, or witnessed how we used to cook in our grandma and great-grandma generation? Why Am I sexist, I could say in our grand-pa and great grand-pa generation. Man also like to cook! Some of them. In my father family,  men were and are always cooking. In my mom’s family it is woman only! Until she met my father, who took over the … Continue reading Pâte d’amandes, marzipan, almond paste. Grandma Gaby’s recipe! The Nona!

My top 3 restaurants in Harlem New York City

1/ Maison Harlem  French ambiance, with a warm touch that completly Harlem, NY, USA’s style! This restaurant could be in the center of Paris, I would see it in Chatelet les Halles, as it could be in Lyon or Bordeaux, but it is for our luck in NYC!  Food is delicious, mainly French with a North African touch (a delicious couscous and the best Mergues). … Continue reading My top 3 restaurants in Harlem New York City

Oh my oh my… Fast is not enough !

Challenge !  Novelty! Pushing yourself ! Moving forward! And more… That is how I feel. Fast is not enough to describe the rythme We are living at. New York could be a definition of the “fast” I ld like to describe. New York is full, fast, new, engaging, opportune, young, never ending, sleepless…  When your away, 2 days seems like a week… You miss it… … Continue reading Oh my oh my… Fast is not enough !

April is wrapping Up and May is almost there. 

New York New York and My vagabond shoes. Finaly good weather, spring is there. In images The past week and What is coming Up In May In My Crystal ball.                   Wishing You a Great start of The week! Bon début de semaine, Xxx Hopeje,  Jessica de Vreeze Continue reading April is wrapping Up and May is almost there. 

Through back Sunday… Let s get ready for Monday 😩

    Greek parade and Tortue ninja, rainbow dragonfly and Roller blades … Incognito here we go.  Oh: though this pink dressed’s dog was not to be missed !    For kids and adults, friends, lovers, family, siblings… Let s swing ! Other fun activities in Central Park:    Continue reading Through back Sunday… Let s get ready for Monday 😩