Sunday, 23 January 2011

Carousel in a Cafe...

On a recent trip to Paris - part research, part pleasure - we came across this cafe in the Place du Tertre in Montmartre.  There was a definite fairground atmosphere, here's the ceiling above our table...


This horse was dangling overhead, it must have been taken from a dismantled carousel.  All very Bohemian!

Luckily we had faith that it wasn't going to fall, and we ate our lunch without mishap.

Tuesday, 4 January 2011

Twelfth Night Cake...

Apparently the 4th January is the day for baking a Twelfth Night Cake.   I've put the recipe for the most ENORMOUS cake here on the eHarlequin Historical Authors' Blog