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conscious fashion

Ruby Veridiano: Making a Statement by Embracing Conscious Fashion

This trend-setting changemaker is on a mission to empower women and advocate for diversity through championing better choices about what we wear.
biracial

Métis: The Beauty of Being Biracial in France Today

Award-winning photographer Alexis Duclos produces a photographic essay featuring 46 biracial personalities living and working in France today.
becoming maman

Becoming Maman: A 24-hour Mother and Part-time Comic Tackles Motherhood à la Française

A comedian describes her journey Becoming Maman, bringing to the stage with humor the ultimate expat experience: birthing a French person.
eating clean

Why I Fell in Love With Eating Clean After a 5-day Cleanse

Feeling exhausted, bloated or moody? Ditch your bad habits and try five days of eating clean to press "reset" and give your body a boost.
Crazy Rich Asians

Crazy Rich Asians: Can the Movie Captivate the French Audience Too?

An Asian-American blogger in Paris wonders if Crazy Rich Asians, the first American movie featuring all-Asian cast in 20 years, will mean as much to French-Asians as it does to her.
Paris art 2018

Paris Arts & Culture: 12 Top Picks for Fall-Winter 2018-2019

From old masters to modern geniuses, there's something for every taste and every age in the new and exciting crop of exhibits on the Fall-Winter 2018 Paris art scene.
bipolar disorder

Bipolarfly Effect: Confronting Mental Illness With Brutal Honesty

After coming to terms with her own mental health issues, fashion blogger Kirsti Alexandra Reid decided to publish a novella that recounts her journey of discovery, acceptance and treatment of her bipolar disorder.
summer books

Delicious Reads and Simple Foods for a Relaxing Summer

Summertime at last! Our Man in the Kitchen says the best recipe for unplugging over the holidays is to feast on nourishing summer books and tasty seasonal dishes.
dating

Couples Share Their Best and Worst Online Dating Stories

Considering the world of online dating? Here are some tips gleaned from the stories of those in the know ...
Jean Hwang Carrant

Cookie Love: Meet the Woman Who Bakes Extraordinary Cookies in Paris

Meet Jean Hwang Carrant, the effervescent cookie maker who finds her zen in baking gourmet cookies while listening to rock music, and has carved a niche for her classic American-style cookies in the land of traditional French patisseries...