You only have to eat at Breakfast in America once to realize that you've stumbled upon something special. Serving American comfort food in the heart of Paris, Breakfast in America was the first diner of its kind to offer milkshakes, pancakes, real American bacon, and more at an affordable price. It ... Read More about A book review: Pancakes in Paris by Craig Carlson
France is home to some of the best wine in the world, and if you want to save a little money while trying to sip your way around the country, the foire aux vins is where to do it! The twice yearly wine fairs in France will surely introduce you to new bottles from locales near and far. The best part ... Read More about A visit to my local foire aux vins
Let's go behind the scenes here at Oui In France and look at what goes into publishing a blog post. Believe it or not, it doesn't go like this: Come up with an idea, write about it. Hit publish. Repeat. Sometimes the words just flow. But other times, it's way more involved than that -- both ... Read More about Behind the scenes of publishing a blog post
You don't have to look very hard online to find a foreigner abroad looking for some of the comforts of home. Let's take this American, for example. I miss canned pumpkin like crazy and a whole host of other things like PAM cooking spray, regular Cheerios, and more. No, it's not a serious problem, ... Read More about My favorite place to buy American food in France
If you're learning French, congrats! I know what a process it is! Maybe you're at the point where you want to sound a little more natural. I'm sharing 3 of my pronunciation tips with you today... things I didn't really know until Tom pointed them out. ... Read More about Quick French lesson: 3 Pronunciation tips to sound more natural (AUDIO)
From the start, I've always said Oui In France is not my personal diary and I've stuck to that for the most part. The goal of this site is to help others and share inspirational and informational content about life abroad, French culture, language learning, etc. But on a personal level, sometimes I ... Read More about On forgiveness
For those of us who have studied a foreign language, one of the most difficult questions to answer is, "How long does it take to learn French?" The person innocently asking means no harm, but this is a complicated question to answer. Let's talk about why. ... Read More about How long did it take you to learn French?