Have you ever wanted to travel abroad and live like a local, but financially it just wasn't possible? Or maybe you have the time and flexibility to travel but just haven't found the right accommodations or opportunity yet. Well, that's where housesitting in France comes in. In exchange for looking ... Read More about Why you should consider housesitting in France to live like a local
No matter where we live or what we do, life needs a little bit of adventure. No one likes mundane routines day after day. But what does adventure mean to you? Maybe it includes living abroad, traveling, taking risks, or just trying new things in general. If you feel like you're lacking inspiration ... Read More about 9 Quotes about adventure and living abroad
Salut, tout le monde! How is everyone? If you've been reading Oui in France for a while, this type of post might look familiar. Monday Mishmash was a conversational roundup-style post I used to do with no real purpose other than to chitchat. I'd update you on happenings around here, share ... Read More about Monday Mishmash 4/2/18
Back in the day as a college freshman, I discovered fitness. Soon after, I realized that working out made me feel incredible. I knew I liked working out and wanted to be like all the New Yorkers around me who I looked up to. But when you're 18 years old, you have no idea who you are yet. Was ... Read More about 7 Fitness truths that have taken me this long to realize
Social norms in France can catch foreigners by surprise if they don't know what little words to use where. Here are the top 5 polite French words and phrases you need to learn to fit in when you're interacting with the French. Tom has recorded audio for us so you can hear the words as well. ... Read More about Top 5 polite French words & phrases you need to fit in (AUDIO)
One of my readers left a comment on an old post that got me thinking. Back last June, Julie wrote, "What is it about France that allows us to slow down and really appreciate the smaller things in life? I find I get excited about things that I wouldn’t even give a second thought to at home and I find ... Read More about Why does France allow us to slow down and appreciate life more?
No one can escape stress, but we can learn to handle it better. Here are the best ways to reduce stress that work for me when I'm feeling overwhelmed. ... Read More about Best ways to reduce stress when you’re feeling overwhelmed
Do you think you know everything there is to know about Paris? I bet you don't know all of these facts about France's capital city. Maybe you'll learn something in this guest post from the always entertaining Oliver Gee. He's the voice behind The Earful Tower podcast all about the City of Light and ... Read More about 10 Facts about Paris you definitely don’t know