Celebrations

Celebrations
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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.
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.
gift ideas for men

11 Great Gift Ideas for Men

Let's face it, guys are hard to shop for! So we've come up with this list of gift ideas for men — from the affordable to the indulgent, the practical to the over-the-top, to help you out.
kid's birthday party

How to Throw the Best Kid’s Birthday Party in Paris

A mom and self-professed master at throwing the best kid's birthday party gives the lowdown on all the top workshops, venues and entertainers in Paris.
Saint Valentine's Day

A French Women’s Guide to Celebrating Saint Valentine’s Day

A French woman gives her advice on making the most of Saint Valentine's Day, a celebration of seduction, eroticism and elegance.
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!

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!
holiday dinner

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!

Father’s Day in France: Two Teens Who Think Their Dads Are Cool

Father’s Day in France is this weekend, so we asked two teenagers to tell us what makes their relationship with their papas special and how they plan to spend the day.
Pink Rose

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.