Mimi Thorisson cooking workshop

My Amazing Week in Mimi Thorisson’s Kitchen in France

3 Canadians take a trip to Médoc for a cooking workshop and find magic in the rustic kitchen and world of Mimi Thorisson.

Scrumptious Spiced Milk Chocolate and Chestnut Cookies Recipe

Fans of chestnuts and chocolate: get ready to fall in love with these scrumptious soft chestnut cookies filled with a spiced chocolate cream.
tips for hosting visitors to Paris

5 Tips to Handle the Onslaught of Visitors to Paris

Every year, approximately 46 million visitors will walk the narrow cobblestone streets of Paris, and when you live in Paris, you sometimes feel like you are personally responsible for about half of them. That may be a slight exaggeration, but it is true that when you live in the City of Light, everyone you know will want to visit at some point, and you’ll find that once the spring season has begun, your spare couch will suddenly become the busiest hotel in the city.
Valentine's Day

Man in the Kitchen: Valentine’s Day is for Rookies

Why not turn the most clichéd of holidays into an excuse to explore parts of yourself and your relationship that we all know get sanded down over the long winter months?
house swap

Tips for a Transcontinental Year-Long House Swap (What?)

Moving, like most anyone knows, is a complicated matter. Especially when there isn’t a big corporate entity helping you out. When you swap your home with someone else for an entire year it becomes even more complicated. For anyone considering a year-long, transcontinental house swap with your family, and largely without outside support, then this is the post for you!
green beans

Noble Green Beans Side Dish

With their beautiful, bright color, green beans, or haricots verts are an ideal side dish for your festive meal.
Christmas Gifts

INSPIRELLE’s Holiday Gift Guide for Everyone on Your List

INSPIRELLE's got you covered during the gift-giving season in this holiday gift guide packed with creative ideas for everyone on your list!
Running in the mountains

Why a Sweaty Workout May Be Your Best Detox Ever

Working mom and sports enthusiast Carra Sutherland has created an ideal sports and detox retreat — one that combines sport, a balanced, tasty and generous diet, fun, leadership and mental coaching sessions and ... the possibility for guests to bring their kids with them during the school holidays! 
My Paris Market Cookbook author

7 Favorite Paris Hangouts of My Paris Market Cookbook Author

There may often be new additions to Paris' food and drink scene, but My Paris Market Cookbook author Emily Dilling finds herself returning to these trusty restaurants, markets, and watering holes that still feel like home.
thanksgiving pumpkin pie

The Joys of Baking a Thanksgiving Pie in France

One of the challenges of baking American goodies like Thanksgiving pie in France is finding the ingredients you're used to. Here are tips from a pro chef to help!