Dining under an Aleppo tree that inspired the first chapter setting of COOKING FOR PICASSO
A café in the South of France that resembles the "Café Paradis" in COOKING FOR PICASSO
A villa in Juan-les-Pins that bears the name of the main character, Ondine, in COOKING FOR PICASSO.
A street above the harbor in Juan-les-Pins.
The view from a mas (farmhouse) in Mougins, France which inspired the novel.
A restaurant in a mas hotel in Mougins that inspired the scenes where the character Céline learns to cook.
Scenes from the French Riviera
At home with Jacques Pépin in his kitchen in Madison, CT
Tea with my mentor Margaret Atwood at her New York hotel