Gourmandise

March Chocolate Club: Fleurir Chocolates!

March Chocolate Club! This month, I'm trying out fellow writer Taylor Reynolds's recommendation of Fleurir Hand Grown Chocolates. (Want to make your own recommendation? Have at it! I love recs. There's a permanent page on my website of US Artisan chocolate recs, if you want...

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The Macaron Hall of Fame

Check out the newly created Macaron Hall of Fame on the website! Readers have just been going Deliciously Crazy for the Macaron lately, and I am all for it! Now if only some of those readers lived closer, so I could sink my teeth into...

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Giveaway & photos from signing

First of all, Ellie Reads Fiction is hosting a GIVEAWAY of THE CHOCOLATE HEART, for those of you looking for Summer and Luc's story. (THE CHOCOLATE HEART and THE CHOCOLATE TEMPTATION overlap.) Hop on over to her blog to enter. And a few photos from yesterday's...

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The Chocolate Club: Madame Chocolat

Busy tasting my box from Madame Chocolat for the "Chocolate Club". Okay, I am mildly aggrieved that my box does not actually contain any chocolate hearts. (There was a collection that showed some hearts and some others, and I thought I would try that one,...

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New Release & “Chocolate Club” Giveaway

I know you've barely recovered from THE CHOCOLATE HEART's release, but NO PLACE LIKE HOME is here! An anthology of Christmas novellas with Linda Lael Miller, Kat Martin, Mary Carter, and myself. My own contribution introduces the Rosier family of the Vie en Roses series. I...

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Sweets & Meats & Zeina Abirached

A lovely afternoon with Zeina Abirached, Paris-based Lebanese graphic artist/author of Le Jeu des Hirondelles (A Game for Swallows: To Die, to Leave, to Return (Single Titles), just translated) and Catharsis, among others. Truly amazing work. Have you seen Persepolis? In some ways, her black...

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