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Living in France Forever: Are you an Expat or an Immigrant?

Just where do you fit in when you move abroad and stay? An American who declares she is living in France forever searches for the meaning of her identity as an expat or immigrant.
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Dinner for One in Paris: When Exhilarating Love Becomes Excruciating Pain

A New-Yorker moves to Paris for love, but when the fairytale romance falls apart, she saves herself by making dinner for one.
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The French Bachelor as Seen Through his Dating App Profile

Our favorite seasoned expat in Paris shares her astute observations on how to recognize the real French man behind those dating apps.
Cancer Support France

Cancer Support France: How an Active Listener Can be Your Best Ally

Living with cancer and its treatment is difficult enough, but dealing with it in a foreign language it is even more complex. Learn about Cancer Support France, which offers free, valuable support to English speaking cancer patients and their loved ones.
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A Ukrainian-Canadian in Paris Speaks of Survival and Strength to Rally Help

A new war that has exploded in Ukraine brings back painful memories for a Ukrainian-Canadian living in France. Images of destruction and war victims are inciting people around the world to help Ukraine.
Ukrainians under bridge

How You Can Help Ukraine from France and Internationally

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has sparked the largest refugee crisis in Europe since WWII. Want to help but not sure how? We've rounded up some ways you can help victims of the war from France and internationally.
looking for love

Femme d’un Certain Age Looks for Love in Paris

An American expat gives you the wisdom of her recent experience online dating and how to search for that rare pearl in a sea of possibilities.
glorious mess

Paris and Me: We are Both a Glorious Mess

Why is Paris the perfect getaway for women of a certain age? An American divorcee explains how she and Paris are the perfect match.
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Yoga Teacher Combats Confinement by Creating a Space to Breathe

A yoga and mindfulness teacher recounts her journey during lockdown to find space to breathe by going deeper within.
life after pandemic

Man in the Kitchen: Hungry for Human Interaction

Are we ready to return to the hustle and bustle of life as countries slowly reopen from the pandemic with the help of vaccines? Our Man in the Kitchen says yes!