Have you any idea what to do With a chocolate shoe??? Moi, non plus!!!   (Rhymes with shoe!) Patrick of the fine chocolatiers in Paris. 

Il pleut des cordes

Outside, it is "raining cords", one of the first French expressions I ever learned, probably back in high school.  Lightening, thunder, and a total downpour. Sensing a storm was eminent I scurried to the corner boulangerie for a demi-baguette, tomorrow morning's croissants and just barely made it through the big iron doors into the apartment … Continue reading Il pleut des cordes