Whether she inspired your kitchen, your marriage, or your first trip to Paris, or her joie de vivre, regal stature, or funny voice simply made you smile, it's worth taking a moment to celebrate the legendary Julia Child's would-be 100th birthday aujourd'hui. And hey, with the endless fond tales about her today, you don't really have a choice.
Of course, the Julia "was-she-or-was-she-not a spy" Child debate surfaces. [CS Monitor]
A writer recounts an aging Julia, no longer a child. [Forbes]
Google gets in on the party. [WP]
The Julia Child recipes that stuck. [NYT]
The Julia Child and Jacques Pépin friendship, on and off air. [Bay Area Bites]
Pépin poignantly remembers. [NYT]
When Ed Levine heard her voice ... [Serious Eats]
Which Julia Child commemoration are you reading?