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The Bees (and Honey) of Paris

There’s been an upswing in apiculture in Paris, with ruches (beehives) in the most unexpected places. With all the buzz around bees, I decided to discover more about beekeeping and the honey of Paris.
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The Best French Beauty, Skincare, and Haircare Products Parisian Women Swear By

What’s all the French-beauty fuss about anyway? Beyond the elusive allure of all things French, the products tend to have fewer problematic ingredients since the EU regulates cosmetics more than the U.S. FDA. After checking in with savvy locals, ...read more
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Our Favorite French Accessories Brands

In the quest to dress like a Parisian, we can’t forget accessories. Here are some of our favorite accessories brands to help you put the finishing touch on your Parisian look....read more
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What to Pack for Summer in Paris

Once you’ve secured your summer vacation dates, booked your plane tickets to Paris and spent hours scouring blogs for the trendiest restaurants, the most fashionable boutiques and the off-the-beaten-path adventures, there’s only one last hurdle ...read more
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Secret Scents: An Organic Perfume Brand to Lift Your Mood

“Clean” perfumes are all the rage these days, and with good reason....read more
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The Best French Fashion Brands for Summer

Summer is finally here and that means it’s time to talk about summer fashion....read more
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Where to go in Paris’ Canal Saint-Martin Neighborhood

Once an industrial hub, the Canal Saint-Martin area is now one of the trendiest, most dynamic quartiers in the city, with creative restaurants, fun fashion, and bars bursting with boisterous crowds....read more

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Inside IKEA’s first Central-Paris Store

The ultimate catch-22 of every Parisian has to be decorating their apartment. But there is one easy solution to our space-starved woes: IKEA. Things are looking up for us budget-conscious Parisians, because IKEA has finally opened a store right ...read more
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Paris’ Best Baby Stores

Young and old alike are attracted to the prospect of visiting Paris, and what better way to share and commemorate the experience than by investing in tangible souvenirs that will keep the spirit of Paris alive in your family?...read more
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Paris’ Best Neighborhood Markets

More than just points of sale, markets bring together communities and are indispensable resources to anyone who lives in Paris and likes to cook. Here are a few of my favorite Paris markets and addresses in their surrounding areas....read more
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Luxury Shopping in Paris Made Easy

I recently learned that a lot of Anglophones are intimidated by walking into Paris’ luxury shops. To make things easier, here are a few tips to keep in mind as you venture into the world of couture....read more
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5 French Fashion Brands for Looking Like a Parisienne

If I can’t look French, at least I can dress French, right? And dressing in French brands is a good start. So if you’re also a foreigner wanting to look the part, here are some of my favorite French brands to help you look more Parisian....read more
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Eataly Paris Opens Its Doors

Popular Italian food hall Eataly has opened their 39th outpost in Paris, the first in France. Located behind the BHV in the heart of the Marais, this massive marketplace is set to be the epicenter of Italian food in Paris. ...read more