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The Measure of My Powers: A Memoir of Food, Misery, and Paris

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On the surface, Jackie Kai Ellis’s life was the one that every woman–herself included–wanted …

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There is a communion of more than our bodies when bread is broken and wine drunk.

MFK Fisher

About Jackie Kai Ellis

The founder of Beaucoup Bakery & Café in Vancouver and the owner of The Paris Tours in Paris, Jackie Kai Ellis also writes on travel, food and lifestyle for several print and online publications and is a judge to Vancouver Magazine‘s Restaurant Awards, Canada’s 100 Best Restaurants and The Hawksworth Scholarship Program.

She has been named one of Western Living magazine’s Top Foodies Under 40 and the Emerging Culinary Artist of the Year at the Mayor’s Arts Awards.

Most recently, Jackie turned her deep passion for inspiration, connection and self-discovery to author a national bestselling memoir with Appetite Random House, called The Measure of My Powers.

Where in the world is Jackie now?

Paris, France

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