Inspire

Inspire
Vintage Louis Vuitton Monceau Bag

How to Find the Perfect Pre-Owned Designer Handbag in Paris

An experienced shopping consultant shares her tips on how to choose and where to find that vintage luxury handbag you have been searching for.

Meet Sumner Hargrove: Fulfilling Dreams in Paris with Texas Grit and Savoir-Faire

An expat from Texas describes how she followed her passion to Paris and used her skills to reinvent herself four times over!

Paris Arts & Culture: 10 Top Picks for Summer 2021

The Summer 2021 Paris arts and culture season features light and color, a spotlight on Paris, and a major new player on the museum scene.
dream of paris

A Fashionable New Yorker Follows her Dream of Paris to a New Life and Career

A designer follows her dream of living in Paris to a new career combining her love of handbags, ethical fashion and sharing her discoveries.
French pastry

Dreambook: Fabulous “French Pastry Made Simple” by Pastry Chef Molly Wilkinson

An American chef in Paris shares her tips and recipes in a new book, breaking down classic French pastry techniques for all.
model minority myth

Meet Grace Ly: A French Asian Shattering the Model Minority Myth

Best-selling author and activist Grace Ly describes how she became a voice for Asians in France fighting against stereotypes and racism.
yoga workshop

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.
French films

Paris Je T’aime: 6 French Films and TV series to Keep the Love Affair Hot 

What better way to indulge in Parisian lifestyle during the pandemic than with 6 popular French iconic films and television series. An American cinephile gives her top picks.
Paris Memoir

Adventures in Self-Publishing: Writing My Paris Memoir

An American photographer and podcaster recounts her journey from dreaming about writing to publishing her first Paris memoir.
post-brexit

Post-Brexit and the Pandemic: Shifting Identity for a British Woman in France

A British working mom in Paris describes feeling abandoned post-Brexit to being welcomed with open arms by her adopted country.