Our Blog

Greetings from the South of France. We share with you our love of food, travel, culture and history, a bit of everything that makes life worth living. In this blog we hope not to bore you and maybe we will even inspire you to travel and explore and expand your horizons, to eat well and be well – A Love of Cooking with a taste of Provence.

June15, 2018
by Ashley Tinker

Uzès Photo Scavenger Hunt

Want to find an original way to discover a city? Let’s go on a photo scavenger hunt in Uzès with Ashley and try to find everything she challenges you to !

May7, 2018
by Ashley Tinker

48 Hours in Montpellier

Countryside, seaside, mountains… Considered as the best place to live in France, Montpellier hides so many beautiful places ! Ashley wandered around the city to find you the best places to go in the region.

April9, 2018
by Eric Fraudeau

From the seed to bread – Bringing good bread back to the table

Not everyone is lucky enough to find good bread easily, but with a bit of patience and perseverance, you could be making great bread at home. To inaugurate our upcoming bread master class, chef Eric talks a bit about the history of bread making and the good, the bad, and the ugly in the breads we eat almost daily.

March21, 2018
by Yetunde Oshodi-Fraudeau

Left Luggage Facilities in Avignon

Where to store bags when traveling through France? If you’re visiting Avignon, you’ll want to read this.

January22, 2018
by Yetunde Oshodi-Fraudeau

Monsieur Paul is gone – Paul Bocuse 1926-2018

On January 20th, 2018, the culinary world lost one of its greatest legends – Chef Paul Bocuse who asked to be called, Monsieur Paul. Both Eric & I had the privilege of meeting him . . .

December17, 2017
by Yetunde Oshodi-Fraudeau

Christmas in Uzès – Uzès Christmas Market

The Uzès Christmas market took place this past weekend with plenty to eat, sea & drink. Just perfect to get you into the holiday spirit and just another thing to do in Uzès.

November27, 2017
by Yetunde Oshodi-Fraudeau

Off to Oz . . . Almost

Have you ever dreamed of taking off in a hot air balloon? This is just one of the amazing things you can do in and around Uzès.

November20, 2017
by Yetunde Oshodi-Fraudeau

The Vallée de L’Eure – Nature’s Gift to Uzès

Sometimes you have to take a walk in your own backyard. Come and discover with me the Eure Valley (La Vallée de L’Eure), a source of respite from the Summer’s heat as well as a beautiful place for an Autumn hike.