This is the true life story of a woman who takes a chance on living out a dream at a point in her life when most people would have taken the safe choice. Kathleen, an American living in London is trudging through her corporate life when she unexpectedly loses her job. Instead of running home, her super-supportive boyfriend convinces her to do something she’d always wanted to do–she enrolls in the famous French cooking school, Le Cordon Bleu. This memoir is about the crazy challenges she faces by moving to Paris, getting married and surviving one of the most grueling culinary programs imaginable. If you loved Eat, Pray, Love, you’ll be sure to enjoy this tale of triumph. For those with a weak stomach, the vivid descriptions of the traditional French cuisine might be a bit much!