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pique-nique

Paris Pique-Nique Packing + Simple French Carrot Salad Recipe

It's picnic season in Paris! So gather your friends and follow these tips to fill up your basket with quintessential French pique-nique goodies.
learn French

Why I Chose to Learn French Under the Villefranche Sky

A Canadian journalist travels to the Riviera to learn French and fulfill her dream of being able to converse about food, fashion, wine and art like a native.
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...
solo travel

7 Best Solo Travel Tips to Stay Safe for Wanderlust 

While it can be daunting at first, solo travel allows you to see the world on your own terms. Follow these tips to minimize the risk and maximize the rewards.
expat

15 Signs You’re No Longer an Expat in France

Expat or Lifer? While you may never totally feel like a native, check out these signs that you're ready to call France "home".
Ken Carlton in kitchen.

Man in the Kitchen: The Joy of Cooking (alone)

Man in the Kitchen Ken Carlton finds precious solace cooking alone while his busy wife works and the kids lead their independent lives.
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.
Valentine's Day

Man in the Kitchen: Valentine’s Day is for Rookies

Why not turn the most clichéd of holidays into an excuse to explore parts of yourself and your relationship that we all know get sanded down over the long winter months?

Scrumptious Spiced Milk Chocolate and Chestnut Cookies Recipe

Fans of chestnuts and chocolate: get ready to fall in love with these scrumptious soft chestnut cookies filled with a spiced chocolate cream.
singles bars in Paris

4 Hip Singles Bars and Restaurants in Paris

Whether it's a eccentric, sophisticated, shabby chic or laid back vibe you're seeking, here are some hip hotspots where singles meet in Paris.