Celebrations

Celebrations
thanksgiving pumpkin pie

The Joys of Baking a Thanksgiving Pie in France

One of the challenges of baking American goodies like Thanksgiving pie in France is finding the ingredients you're used to. Here are tips from a pro chef to help!
meaning of Thanksgiving

American in Paris Reflects on Today’s Meaning of Thanksgiving

This moment of gratitude is the ideal time to be inspired by the true meaning of Thanksgiving and consider how we can work together for a better future.
simple recipe

INSPIRELLE’s Holiday Gift Guide for Everyone on Your List

INSPIRELLE's got you covered during the gift-giving season in this holiday gift guide packed with creative ideas for everyone on your list!
Bastille Day in Paris

Join in the Bastille Day Fun With These French Phrases

Vive la France! If you love street parties, July 14th is French National Day (fête nationale), commonly known as Bastille Day in English-speaking countries. It's the mother of all holidays here, so here's some vocabulary to help you get into the spirit!
Father's Day in Paris

Original Ideas for a Fabulous Father’s Day in Paris

It's time to honor Dads for all that they do! If you're stumped for new ideas, check out these offbeat tips for celebrating Father's Day in Paris.

Father’s Day in France: Two Teens Who Think Their Dads Are Cool

Father’s Day in France is this weekend, so we asked two teenagers to tell us what makes their relationship with their papas special and how they plan to spend the day.
bookshops

The Gift of Giving Books to Save Our Bookshops in Paris

An American expat and avid reader argues that books are an essential part of life and suggests how to support your local bookshop this holiday season.

9 Recipes for the Perfect, Festive, Holiday Dinner

Looking for ideas for a festive, holiday meal for your friends and family? Here are some favorite recipes from two family kitchens an ocean apart, combined to celebrate everyone’s taste buds and traditions!
Chinese New Year in Paris

Where to Celebrate Chinese New Year in Paris

Happy Year of the Rat! Looking for ways to celebrate? Here's a guide to where and when to join in the festivities for Chinese New Year in Paris!

5 Fresh Ideas for Celebrating Mother’s Day in Paris

In Paris for Mother's Day weekend? Here are 5 original ideas to make the day special!