I’m heavily reminiscing about Europe this week, and thought it’d be a perfect time to share what was my favorite little place to grab a drink and bite in London.
Though we’ve been home for a few weeks now, we are inspired daily by the food we ate in Europe — especially Paris.
My favorite was this lovely Provençal restaurant Josh found: Chez Janou.
I don’t know about you, but if I don’t get my meal plans sorted on Sunday, it’s probably not going to happen. Which means dinner might be a haphazard mashing-together of whatever’s in the pantry.
Seeing as we like to eat a balanced dinner whenever possible, I’ve been making a real effort to keep several quick, easy and healthy recipes in my pocket for those hectic weeks.
I don’t know about you, but when I travel I tend to feel unprepared and flustered — no matter how many lists I’ve made or how many days I’ve prepared!
All this tends to lead to a cranky/unattractive feeling. Not good for an 8 hour transatlantic flight. This time around, I was determined to feel prepared, comfortable and happy.
Have you ever wandered down the “home” aisles of Target? Row after row of wonderful, perfectly designed throw pillows. Even the website wants me to buy them!
But they’re all $15-$20 each! I can’t justify that price point — especially with the throw pillow addiction I have going on. Which is why I set to finding a cheaper solution: