Friday, April 25, 2014

FRENCH BREAD on FRIDAY...BONJOUR BOISE!

this morning,  i popped down to the lobby bistro, (where they serve Starbucks), to purchase a non~fat

white chocolate mocha for Jay and a skinny two pump vanilla latte for me.

a handsome gentleman (Gilles) with a French accent took my order.

i asked, "what part of France are you from?"

he said, "Paris"!

we chatted a bit while the barista blended the drinks...

when

he

handed me that familiar paper cup...

                                                          
                                                            i

                                                         saw



                                 ...this!


bonjour Boise!

bonjour vendredi!

bonjour café au lait à la vanille!

bonjour lovelies!

with"magie"Love!

14 comments:

  1. Bonjour mon amie.
    Oh, how I've missed your French bread Fridays. It has been a bumpy ride for me lately. I think all of last year's transition finally caught up with me, but inch by inch I'm beginning to settle down and not vent so much on poor blogger with a new page every other month. teehee
    I know I told you before, but I am IN LOVE with your header. May I camp out for a while? ;) It's gorgeous.
    Have a lovely, lovely.
    xoxo's

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  2. How very nice !! I love the cup. I probably would have hung around and listen to the man talk. Ted says my daughter Angie and I do that so we can pick up the accents then practice them till we make everyone nuts. LOL. Hope you weekend is blessed, xoxo,Susie

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  3. Ah, paris never loses its appeal, and i adore the french. I work with many a french colleague and thdy are witty, educated, artistic and always ready to dream and discuss anything. What a super encounter today mon amie! Bisous, anita

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  4. So guess what?? I am going to Paris for the first time next Wednesday and your post just made me so happy!! Yay for Paris and all its beauty!!

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  5. What a wonderful way to get your Starbucks! The last time I was in Paris, I saw a Starbucks store on the street leading to the Paris Opera House. Its window was filled with Paris Starbucks coffee cups stacked high. Of course, the price for a cup was pure Parisian also.

    Judith

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  6. Sigh....I dream of Paris as well. Have a wonderful weekend. Bonnie

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  7. The perfect dream cup!! Love it- xo Diana

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  8. I thought you were in Boise...am I wrong? Love Starbucks wherever I can get it! :)

    XO.
    Jane

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  9. WOW! Starbucks in Paris.
    These corps. really go after the bucks.
    I have and will never have a cup of STARBUCKS.

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  10. Interesting how his Parisian accent transported your coffee:)). I often wonder why a Parisian or French person would want to love here...we seem to all want to live there!! Or at least just visit. Happy weekend Mon ami ! xoxoJennifer

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  11. Starbucks in Paris? Oh dear, what have we come to! Un demitasse oui, servi avec un petit chocolat et biscuit leger, OUI!
    Bon weekend,

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  12. Lynne,
    I LOVE the Paris cup! Do they sell these now? I would love to get one. I bet it was a pleasure talking with the waiter who was from Paris. I hope you enjoyed your vanilla latte. I am getting my café Americano tomorrow. :~)

    love,
    ~Sheri

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  13. I have never been to Paris nor am I likely to go in this lifetime! I love it through you and your love for it though. Amber and Mike went the year they lived abroad. I asked her to bring me back something paper - and she brought 2 sturdy paper coasters they used when at a little bistro. I have one stapled to my wall in the bedroom.

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