Indulge

Indulge

Marathon Woman: 5 Parisian Races to Run in 2016

If you’re looking to become more active this year or maybe shave off some of that stubborn holiday weight, consider signing up for a race to help motivate you to get out running on a regular basis. Paris is host to dozens of great races throughout the year, and here are some of my favorites to get you started.
fish

Man in the Kitchen: A Symbol of Peace and Friendship

As I write this with Paris on my mind, I am staring at a view of the San Bernardino Mountains from the desert in eastern California. Christmas lights ring the palm trees on El Paseo. The holidays are in the air. At a time when suspicion reigns supreme I wonder what good tidings could I possibly bring? This of course led me to think about salmon.
Lentil stew

Warm Up With a Simple and Hearty Lentil Stew

When it's chilly outside, there's nothing more satisfying and belly-warming than a big bowl of steaming hot stew. Here's my version of a healthy lentil stew, which always leaves my two sons and my husband licking their bowls and asking for more.
thalassotherapy

Thalassotherapy by the Sea in Brittany: Why You’ll Love It

Would I like to try “thalossotherapy”? When a friend with a family apartment in the Brittany resort of La Baule invited me to a thalasso weekend, I must admit there was something about the concept that was so foreign to me that I found it intimidating. Luckily, it turns out, La Baule – a beachside resort - was the perfect place for my introduction to thalassotherapy.
Running in the mountains

Why a Sweaty Workout May Be Your Best Detox Ever

Working mom and sports enthusiast Carra Sutherland has created an ideal sports and detox retreat — one that combines sport, a balanced, tasty and generous diet, fun, leadership and mental coaching sessions and ... the possibility for guests to bring their kids with them during the school holidays! 
raising boys

Man in the Kitchen: How Do You Raise Your Boys Today?

Author and father Ken Carlton reflects on how to raise kind, open-minded and outspoken sons in today's topsy-turvy world.
perfumes

Strangelove nyc Perfumes the City of Love

The dream team behind strangelove nyc perfumes launch their unique fragrances in Paris, using rare and exquisite ingredients for an unforgettable scent experience.
girlfriends

La Parisienne and Le New Yorkaise on Girlfriends, Beauty Rituals and New Beginnings

It’s easy to think of beauty in terms of how you look, measured by clothes, wrinkles and pounds. The funny thing is the most beautiful people I know don’t worry much about those things...
Author Elaine Sciolino © Gabriela Sciolino Plump

Bestselling Author Elaine Sciolino Opens Up About “The Only Street in Paris”

Elaine Sciolino’s latest bestseller about her French neighborhood street, la rue des Martyrs, is already rumored to become the favorite in this year’s list of best Paris books. Sciolino has lovingly, brilliantly and thoroughly written about la rue des Martyrs in the 9th arrondissment of Paris, which for the author is “The Only Street in Paris”.
Free Persephone spa

Rejuvenate Yourself at Paris’ First Fragrance Day Spa

American fragrance specialist Lauren Creecy brings a touch of eternal spring to Paris with her Free Persephone Fragrance Day Spa – a unique escape to indulge yourself, relax, and connect with friends.