"I’m Leaving on a Jet-Plane...."
Updated: Mar 8
Oh goodie, goodie, goodie - we are heading to Paris this afternoon. I feel like a little girl getting ready for a big treat!
It has been 20 years since we last went to Paris. My husband and I had been only dating 3 months (please don’t tell my kids). It was totally out of character for me as I had become terribly jaded from the ups and downs of single life and traveling that soon with a new squeeze was a stretch. And traveling out of the country - out of the question but, it was everything I hoped for and, as they say, the rest is history. This time the finale of our current trip is a wedding! ‘Can’t get too much more romantic than that! This time the finale of the trip is a wedding! 'Can’t get too much more romantic than that!
We are taking a Seine River tour for a week and the ship reverses in Normandy. As you may know, I am a WWII geek and am really excited to see the site of that infamous battle. Of course, we will go back to Giverny and also Paris for a few glorious days! I have also been following Ina’s (Garten - Barefoot Contessa’s ) comments about where to find great food in Paris, so of course we will check out the food scene too.
“I’m ready to go, my bags are packed..... “ Look for some nice pics on Facebook!
Jane Rubin is the author of the memoir, Almost a Princess, My Life as a Two-Time Cancer Survivor available in most online bookstores. The royalties are donated to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund.