Mmmm....La Tartine Gourmande
Then she travelled the world and became known to her friends as the French girl who talks about food all the time.
When she later set down roots in Boston, the food writer, stylist, and photographer started a food blog. A cookbook soon followed.
La Tartine Gourmande: Recipes for an Inspired Life is full of beautiful pictures and food that aims to be healthful - but above all, delicious. (It's also good for people who have problems with gluten.)
Beatrice Peltre spoke to Sonali in our studio.