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Having a French Name Doesn’t Make You French

When we got the idea to move to France, I thought my problems were over. Yvonne is a French name! People had been asking me if I was French for as long as I could remember, so I pictured myself
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What I’ve Learned from Dating Older French Men

At the age of 53, I re-entered the dating world. France is full of beautiful men of a certain age, a surprising lot of them are available, and
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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My New Paris Neighborhood

Moving neighborhoods in Paris is no easy task. When I lived in Texas and California, it didn't really matter – but in Paris, it's different.
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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Winter Dating in Paris

What’s there to do in Paris now that the stress of meeting is over? This is the honeymoon phase. Even though it’s gray and gloomy outside, you’re
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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Finding Love & an Apartment in Paris

I moved to Paris four years ago with my then-husband and teenage son. We hired a real estate agent to find us an apartment. He did all the work
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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Terraces in Paris are Back

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.
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My French Boyfriend

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
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Outdoor Yoga in Paris Parks

With a world-wide pandemic, America’s Pacific coast fire apocalypse, the economy crashing, and us being trapped far from our loved ones (or
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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Happy New Year 2023! The Best of HiP Paris: Our Top 10 Posts in 2022

What a year it has been! HiP Paris has given you the best of Paris and beyond every week. Here's a look back at our 10 best blogs in 2022.
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by Maikka Piquemal
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End of Lockdown: Freedom (Sort of) in Paris

There was nothing magical about May 11 in France. But, it felt magical. It felt magical because we no longer need the attestation.
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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Learning to Speak French with a Mask

I moved to France three years ago, speaking rusty high-school French and ready to live large. By the beginning of 2020, I was getting the hang of
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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Paris Restaurants Are Taking It to the Streets

I can’t speak for everyone in Paris, but all I really want to do now that the quarantine is slowly lifting is go outside. Eat outside, drink
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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Expat Life: Paris Plumbing Adventure

All Parisians have a plumbing story, especially since plumbing in old Parisian buildings tends to be an afterthought.
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by Yvonne Hazelton
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