La Vie est Belle
This celebration of the spirit of France is arranged by region to give you a prevailed glimpse inside 15 ravishing French homes, as well as the regions in which they are set, including Normandy, Brittany, the Ile de Re, Paris, Provence, the Loire and Bordeaux.
La Vie est Belle also features insightful essays on the traditions and characteristics of French life, such as flea market, the gastronomic delights of different regions, fine wines, and classic furniture and fabrics of France. Included are recipes for authentic French dishes and quotations from great writers guaranteed to conjure up the ambience of the French way of life.
By Henrietta Heald