Ponte Vedra – If you have not yet had the pleasure of meeting Jane Pascal or eating any of Jane’s food, you are missing out on one of Ponte Vedra’s hidden treasures!
Funny, fabulous and a fantastic fantastic cook, all of Jane’s adventure’s are entertaining. Of course, she is human, so there is some struggle. But even those hurdles she handles with aplomb. Recently, Jane launched an awesome new website where you can read about her culinary and life experiences, and we thought was a great time to “focus” on her!
Name: Jane Pascal
Occupation: Passionate home cook & Author of dinnerwithjane.com blog!
Where I grew up: Yorkshire England
A Ponte Vedran since: 2004
Other Places I have lived? London, Italy, Singapore, Miami
My favorite thing about Ponte Vedra: my posse of pals
My least favorite thing about Ponte Vedra: Humidity… hate it when my mascara RUNS!!!
In my spare time I like too? IRON… and watch British murder mysteries on Netflix at the same time!!
Ponte Vedran you most admire: ABSOLUTELY CANNOT PICK…Tabitha Furyk for her phenomenal support of children’s charities. Helga Tan Fellows for making her dream come true with her Aquaponic Farm. Margaret Gellatly for her unending support of the Arts here in Jacksonville.
My favorite time in Ponte Vedra: When Friends visit from England in Spring
Dream Vacation other than Ponte Vedra? A culinary FOOD trip ANYWHERE!
If I could invite anyone over to dinner – 2 Ponte Vedrans and one famous person – who would you invite? My husband and 2 boys (Maxi can sit on Louis’ Knee!!!)… Delia Smith
Last time you went to the beach: Easter… here at the Lodge
Last time you saw live music: 2 weeks ago… Dierks Bentley
Favorite Ponte Vedra organization: The Furyk and Friends Foundation
Favorite Ponte Vedra restaurant (or area): As of last night… IL DESKO
Favorite place for a cocktail: other Friends’ houses
Favorite way to get exercise here: Cooking is my Cardio
Favorite movie: Ratatouille
Favorite TV show: Poirot
Favorite book: ANY Lonely Planet Travel book
Favorite band or music: Queen
Something most people don’t know about you: I used to be a professional makeup artist in London
Anything else: My boys think I’m bonkers!!!
Editors Note: We are calling this feature the Ponte Vedran of the… Initially we planned to do this weekly or monthly and have a Ponte Vedran of the Week (or Month). However, we quickly learned it was harder to nail people down than we thought, and sometimes we just get too busy to stick to a firm schedule. So…Ponte Vedran of the….