We're on vacation this week in the Brittany region of France (St. Malo to be exact), and if you've never been here, it's worth the trip. It's an easy drive from Paris and has a rich cultural heritage that's like nowhere else in the world. Despite the laughable bad weather, la Bretagne is a region ... Read More about Regional foods of Brittany, France
Each day of our vacation here in the Brittany region of France, I'll be uploading our top vacation pic of the day. We went to the neighboring town of Dol-de-Bretagne, France and luckily the afternoon wasn't rained out. Here are our pics of the day! ... Read More about Wednesday vacation pic of the day: Dol-de-Bretagne, France
Each day of our vacation here in the Brittany region of France, I'll be uploading our top vacation pic of the day. I couldn't pick just one for today! It's been raining but I managed to get a few good ones. Here are my top photos for Tuesday taken in and around Dinan, France. ... Read More about Tuesday vacation pic of the day: Dinan, France
Each day of our vacation here in the Brittany region of France, I'll be uploading our top vacation pic of the day. Here's our top shot for Monday. It's a special panoramic shot Tom took on his iPhone in Cancale, France. ... Read More about Monday vacation pic of the day: Cancale, France
No trip to France is complete without sampling at least a few dozen of one of the most popular sweets around. Not quite a cookie but not a candy either, macarons are about to become your new favorite sweet treat. These trendy little circles have graced the pages of bridal magazines, made cameos in ... Read More about The goodness of French macarons
If you’ve ever been to France, you're probably familiar with the flashing green French pharmacy signs, which are just as prevalent as Starbucks shops in New York. Throughout France, these neon signs indicate the location of a pharmacy, but tourists take note -- these pharmacies are anything but ... Read More about Why French pharmacies rule!
About three weeks ago, Dagny's diet got a whole lot more fun for her. Much to her surprise, dry kibble just disappeared out of her bowl, and instead, she was given yummy hunks of raw meat like beef, beef heart, liver and a host of other raw diet options that she loves to scarf down. Switching to a ... Read More about Raw diet for dogs: Why we made the switch with Dagny
Welcome to pics of the month: May Click here! ... Read More about pics of the month: May
Did you see what's new? Yup, you can't find this post without seeing MY NEW BLOG LOGO!!!!! I am so happy to debut my awesome new design! A graphic designer named Laurissa van der Walt from South Africa created the design and I couldn't be more pleased. She took my preferences into consideration and ... Read More about My new blog logo is here!
From designers like Louis Vuitton to expensive restaurants to regal castles, images you associate with France don't exactly scream cheap. Am I right? Friends and family often ask me about the cost of living in France and how expensive things are here. Is France expensive? Overall, I'd say yes. ... Read More about Cost of living in France: French prices for everyday things