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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...
Insideout

Former Tennis Star Finds Fulfillment Off the Courts Living InsideOut

A phenom in her teens, this expat "mompreneur" shares how true fulfillment came later in life as she learned to find strength and balance living "InsideOut".
Alternative therapy

Nutritionist in Paris: Are Yoga Gong Baths and Alternative Therapy the Way to Wellness?

Tempted by alternative therapies? Our no-nonsense nutritionist advises how to keep an open mind while watching out for claims that seem too good to be true.
paris arts 2018

Paris Arts & Culture: 14 Top Picks for Spring-Summer 2018

While the Parisian skies may still be gray, the 2018 Spring-Summer cultural season is in full swing. Here are INSPIRELLLE’s picks for the fourteen most exciting exhibits to check out in the months to come, rain or shine.
Genie Godula

Genie Godula: Who’s that Girl on France 24 Television?

Born and bred in Chicago, USA, Genie Godula is one of the rare American journalists reporting for French media. Today, she's the familiar face on France 24 TV presenting the daytime newscasts.
Chopchicks in Paris

10 Top picks from the ChopChicks in Paris for Best Asian Restaurants

Three Asian-American girls from California are on a serious mission to find the best tasting Asian restaurants in Paris. With over 90 restaurants tested, the ChopChicks in Paris, are on an enviable gastronomical treasure hunt. Discover their favorite picks.

VITAMIN D: Do You Have Enough of the Sunshine Vitamin?

With an average of 162 days a year of rain in Paris, it’s no wonder urbanites flock to the parks to picnic when the sun makes an appearance. Catching rays to soak up Vitamin D is not only good for your mood and the state of your tan, it's important for your body all across the board.
French style

French Style: Myth, Mystery or Simple Basics?

French women seem to rock trench coats, high fashion, sexy heels and "baskets" with equal aplomb. What are the secrets to creating a chic yet seemingly effortless French look?