Hello! Happy Friday!
Looking for some good French culture stories? If you’re new here, you might have missed these stories that have made their home way back in my blog’s archives. So pour yourself a beverage and cozy up….
5 French culture stories for your Friday reading pleasure:
Vaseline is pretty normal stuff in the USA. They have a whole product line of lotions, etc. Here’s why people in France might look at you strangely when you use Vaseline. But that hasn’t stopped me!
Cheek kisses aren’t THAT difficult. Just when I thought I had it all figured out, I got schooled on my bisous technique. By the way, even a few years later I still dread cheek kisses. Can’t we just hug? Or wave? Or nod? Nope, no we cannot.
Sometimes people say the strangest things. I certainly didn’t expect him to go there. Here’s my awkward pharmacy story for you… when the French pharmacist talks about your vagina. Yes, seriously.
When you’re not used to a country’s culture and customs, you don’t always know what to do. Here’s when a weird guy knocked on my door while we were getting some roof repairs done. What would you have done?
Everyone loves a hearty soup, right? Well, do you want to impress French people? Here’s a soup to NOT make during the holidays. Learn from my mistake!
Bon week-end tout le monde! Hope you enjoyed my French culture stories from the archives. 😉