Aside from French people being slim and rude, another myth floating around about French people, well women, is that they don’t shave! Hairy armpits and legs are everywhere, right? Wrong. So do French women shave? Read on for my thoughts on this French myth of the month! ... Read More about Myth of the month: Do French women shave?
An anniversary is a time to celebrate the joys of today, the memories of yesterday, and the hopes of tomorrow. Yeah, I know it’s cliché and all but I really don’t know where time goes. Today is my one year wedding anniversary and this time last year, I was getting my hair and makeup done, making ... Read More about It’s our one year wedding anniversary! What I’ve learned about marriage
If you're a pet owner like me who loves to online shop, it makes sense to look for online pet stores. No one has time to always shop at brick and mortar stores and the convenience factor of online shopping for pet products can't be beat. So when you move abroad to France, what are your options? ... Read More about My top picks for buying pet supplies online in France
I have a guilty habit of online shopping. I don't feel guilty about buying stuff online from American websites because the prices are good and the selection is better than what I'd find here. What I do feel guilty about is that my family has to get involved and ship the stuff I buy. After a lot of ... Read More about How to send packages overseas the stress-free way
“How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.” -- Dr. Wayne Dyer We’ve all had bad days when something in your life doesn’t go as planned and someone just treats you like absolute crap. This is an inevitable part of life. Maybe it’s your work, your family or a random stranger at ... Read More about When people treat you like crap
Not all French people are thin and chic, but they certainly have a "look" that will make a sneaker-wearing American stick out like a sore thumb. Maybe you're planning a trip to Paris or you just want to look more European. Whatever the reason, if you're curious about French style, read on for how to ... Read More about French style: How to look French
If this isn’t an awkward expat story, I don’t know what is. It all went down at the pharmacy. I’ve written about why French pharmacies rule and even about the best products, but I've never written about such a hilariously awkward exchange. You see, on Wednesday, I was just picking up a very regular ... Read More about Awkward expat story: When the French pharmacist talks about your vagina
If you're kind of obsessed with Etsy and/or France and have some time to kill, take a few minutes to check out my top Paris-inspired Etsy shop items. Whether you're looking to add some French flair to your home or add a charming piece of jewelry to your collection, my Etsy shop picks will make you ... Read More about Favorite Paris-inspired Etsy shop items