• Writing our own EPITAPH


    Has the dawn ever forgotten to bring us light each morning? Has the night ever failed to muffle the 

    7 août, 2020

  • Samira wake-up

    A loyal reader would like to know the story behind our SAMIRA WAKE-UP. It goes like this…


    One chilly morning, a dashing 

    30 juillet, 2020

  • Tuna melt

    I add a little celery!


    We had opened our very first Cora in May ’87 

    23 juillet, 2020

  • My amazing baby!


    Autumn had just arrived, encumbering customers with heavier clothing, who now entered the diner 

    17 juillet, 2020

  • A beautiful love story


    I consider myself to be a mature, reasonable, prudent and patient woman. 

    10 juillet, 2020

  • Dearest Betty, thank you so much!



    Betty lived just across from our first restaurant, in a new, rather swishy-looking 

    4 juillet, 2020

  • It’s my birthday morning!


    My bedroom curtains suddenly start to flutter. The dawn’s rays, gently alighting on my cheek, announce that a new day has begun. I 

    26 juin, 2020

  • June dandelions are blanketing my lawn!


    Their return is a reminder that nature is constantly at work. The trees have 

    19 juin, 2020

  • My bucket list


    My last perm was 6 months ago and my curls are now limply dangling at the end of my long locks. So I rejoiced when, a few 

    12 juin, 2020

  • The majestic Queen Elizabeth cake


    We were in our first restaurant, where each day, tens of good-looking chaps would sit at the counter enjoying a 

    6 juin, 2020

  • Between the lines my heart lies.


    As far back as I can remember, I have always written. The trigger that started it all was my fascination with 

    30 mai, 2020

  • ​​​​​​​1990’s harvest



    Bravo, Gigi!


    This morning another memory tugged at my mind – a wonderful story also begging to be let out and told again. It goes like this. 

    27 mai, 2020

  • While there’s life, there’s hope.


    Unstoppable Mother Nature is hard at work decorating the world in springtime beauty throughout our 

    23 mai, 2020

  • Our love tastes like fudge.


    Offered with the simple desire to bring delight to others, the story of these delicious morsels of love goes back 

    20 mai, 2020

  • Sachertorte


    “Let your actions always speak for you, but be forever on guard against
    the terrible traps of false pride and conceit that can halt your

    16 mai, 2020

  • The wonderful MIDI-DOLORÈS*


    I still rave about this incredibly flavourful sandwich that’s so easy to make with regular ingredients that can be found in anyone’s fridge. It’s 

    13 mai, 2020

  • ​​​​​​​Happy Mother’s Day!


    Wow, am I ever blessed to have such clever colleagues.

    Yesterday morning, a colleague informed me that this 

    7 mai, 2020

  • The Cora Breakfast Box is here!


    In just a few clicks, get all the delicious Cora ingredients to make a feast that will impress 

    6 mai, 2020

  • It was so beautiful out!


    It was so beautiful out!


    I didn’t cook today. It was simply too beautiful outside, 

    2 mai, 2020

  • Wanting it all, all the time.


    Wanting it all, all the time.


    Am I the only one who misses dressing up in a chic outfit for an important occasion? 

    30 avril, 2020

  • Thank you to all of you


    Talk about a life change. It’s 11:20 on a sunny, beautiful Monday morning and I’ve just gotten out of the 

    27 avril, 2020