Celebrations

Celebrations
Thanksgiving in Paris

An American Thanksgiving with a French Touch

For the past 30 years, my family has celebrated Thanksgiving in France, far away from the U.S. Our annual tradition is to invite another family, or sometimes a few couples to our home, and often our children each invite a friend to enjoy the “experience”.
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One Mother and One Maman to Help Me Get By

With Mother's Day around the corner, a British expat reflects on how lucky she is to have not one but TWO wonderful Mamans in her life.

9 Recipes for the Perfect, Festive, Holiday Dinner

Looking for ideas for a festive, holiday meal for your friends and family? Here are some favorite recipes from two family kitchens an ocean apart, combined to celebrate everyone’s taste buds and traditions!

5 Fresh Ideas for Celebrating Mother’s Day in Paris

In Paris for Mother's Day weekend? Here are 5 original ideas to make the day special!
Chinese New Year in Paris

Where to Celebrate Chinese New Year in Paris

Happy Year of the Fire Rooster! Looking for ways to celebrate? Here's a guide to where and when to join in the festivities for Chinese New Year in Paris!
Father's Day in Paris

Original Ideas for a Fabulous Father’s Day in Paris

It's time to honor Dads for all that they do! If you're stumped for new ideas, check out these offbeat tips for celebrating Father's Day in Paris.
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Paris Plunge: Hot Off the Press-Engaged and Planning a Wedding in France!

After just three months in France, I feel like my story is just getting started. There’s no way I want to limit myself to one country or the other – I want both! So my Frenchman and I are getting married in France. But I'm getting ahead of myself. As with all things French, there are a lot of hoops to jump through before you get to walk down that aisle.
meaning of Thanksgiving

American in Paris Reflects on Today’s Meaning of Thanksgiving

This moment of gratitude is the ideal time to be inspired by the true meaning of Thanksgiving and consider how we can work together for a better future.
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Euro 2016: How to Enjoy or Survive the Soccer Madness in Paris

This summer, it's soccer mania all across France, host country of the Euro 2016 championships! Learn some French expressions to help get you in the spirit, and find out where you can join in on the excitement around Paris, outside of the stadiums.
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!