Paris is almost back in full swing and Parisians are once again indulging in their favorite past times. Check out these wonderful little spots to get you living like a local this summer.
As une femme d’une certain âge, I thought I’d seen it all in the gentleman-caller department. Here are some things that I learned when I first got to know un français, up close and personal.
...read more 06 / 22 / 21
Whether you’re spending this summer in Paris by one it’s public pools or holidaying down south by the beach (lucky!), here are some French swimwear brands that will have you swimming and sunning in style.
...read more 06 / 18 / 21
Summer is upon us, which means goodbye sneakers and boots, hello sandals. Here are some of the best French brands making the perfect shoes for summer.
...read more 06 / 15 / 21
After months of shuttered closure, terrace mania has taken over Paris. Here's a selection to help you choose the best terrace for you.
...read more 06 / 11 / 21
What’s it like being back on a café terrace in Paris? It’s like being back in your lover’s arms after a long, hard trip. It’s like home.
...read more 06 / 09 / 21
With third lockdown now behind us and sunny weather in full swing, Parisians are getting creative with finding ways to see their friends. While thankfully the days of people watching from a café terrace have just returned, here are some other ways locals have been staying social —safely.
...read more 06 / 02 / 21
Finally terrasses, museums, and shops have reopened in Paris! With this comes many events that will bring a dose of life back to the city.
...read more 05 / 27 / 21
The French definitely know how to enjoy every single meal, even when it comes to a quick salad. Here are a few that can easily be whipped up at home.
...read more 05 / 10 / 21
These tarts are one-of-a-kind creations that you have no choice but to travel across Paris (or an ocean, when you can) to try.
...read more 05 / 04 / 21
In a moment when we can’t travel anywhere, what is the best way to feel the Puglian sun on your skin, hear the hustle and bustle of a Napolitan market in your ears, and fill your senses with the smells and sounds of a forest in Trentino? Food, of course.
...read more 04 / 20 / 21
There’s no going back once you’ve experienced the tender melt of cultured-cream butter on the tip of your tongue. But I wondered: what exactly makes this ubiquitous ingredient so good here?
...read more 04 / 15 / 21