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Escape to Nature at the Exhilarating Espace Rambouillet

Nature and wildlife lovers will get a thrill out of a day trip to Espace Rambouillet, a sprawling natural park located just 45 minutes west of Paris. Get ready for encounters with wild animals, ponies, hiking trails, activities and breathtaking shows.

Minecraft: An Epic Cheat Sheet for Parents

If you are the parent of a child aged 5-17, you have undoubtedly heard of Minecraft. The phrase ‘heard of,’ in most cases being a euphemism for ‘struggled with.’ If left unmonitored, your child would pretty much play this video game non-stop and would use seemingly nonsensical phrases that you may have trouble decrypting.

The Motherhood Diaries: 6 Tips for Holidaying with a Baby

Recently, my husband and I undertook a major challenge. Now, just for context, you should know that we have both climbed some serious mountains in our time. Yet nothing prepared us for what we did last month. We went on holiday with our baby.
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Dance Classes for Little Girls and Boys in Paris

September is not just back-to-school time in France, it’s also back to after-school activities. The time when Parisians sign up their daughters up for ballet and their sons up for judo – or in my case, the reverse.
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How to Cool Off at the Coolest Paris Pools on a Budget

Finding great things to do in Paris during the summer isn’t easy. Parisians abandon the city, leaving it to the tourists, and it seems like all the best spots are closed — or are they?
Elizabeth Milovidov. Photo © Alexis Duclos. All rights reserved.

6 Steps to Wean Your Children (and You) from Digital Toys after the Summer

Over summer your family probably spent more time connected than they usually spend during the school year. But there is no reason to panic or to feel guilty. You can transition back to school and back to work in a painless manner with a digital detox!
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American Mom in Paris: Docteur Knows Best

An American mom in Paris discovers cultural differences in dealing with French doctors when her daughter develops a middle ear infection.
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Why Baby Teeth are Important Even if They Fall Out

Yes, the sweet little baby in your arms, already has 20 teeth forming underneath his or her pink gums- like tulip bulbs waiting to sprout. Although the process isn't as poetic as flowers, involving lots of drool, red swollen gums, crankiness…believe it or not little is known about the causes and management of the presumed discomfort.
Christmas Market in Paris

36+ Festive Ways to Enjoy Christmas in Paris

Christmas in Paris is a magical time packed with activities! But where to start? INSPIRELLE has curated some seasonal must-sees to make it easier for you!
Easter in Paris

6 Egg-cellent Ways to Spend Easter in and Around Paris

Spending Easter in Paris? For a twist on the traditional egg hunt (chasse aux oeufs), why not get out to explore some of the spectacular museums, gardens and parks in and around Paris? Here are some of INSPIRELLE's top picks to ensure you have an eggs-ellent weekend: