Author: Jen Bouchard

A curious traveler, intrepid writer and translator, insatiable foodie, literary junkie and international film and art aficionado, Jen Westmoreland Bouchard holds a B.A. in French and a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Fine Arts with a minor in Dance from St. Olaf College (Northfield, Minnesota). In 2000, she completed a Diplôme de Deuxième Degré in French Studies from L’Université Haute Bretagne- Rennes II (Rennes, France) and earned her M.A. in French and Francophone Studies from University of California-Los Angeles in 2005. Jen has traveled throughout Europe, Asia, Canada, the Caribbean and the U.S. She is a regular contributor to, The Savvy Explorer, Border Hopping, GoNOMAD, The New Colonist and The Travel Editor. Currently, Jen is partnering with Sutro Media to create a Foodie Guide to Minneapolis/St. Paul iPhone/iPad app. She is the owner of a freelance writing, editing and translation company, Lucidité Writing, LLC (

July 29, 2010