MaVieFrançaise® – is a global community in which we respect and support each other.

We are a participatory community, we collaborate in a way where both parties benefit – c’est du donnant donnant.

We wish to acknowledge the contribution of members who write all the fabulous articles we publish for your pleasure. We would also like to acknowledge the photographers who generously share their superb photographs!

We are fortunate to have such talented and committed contributors – Thank you to each and every one of you, we love the way you make us… feel, think & laugh! Merci mille fois !

PS: If you are considering becoming a Contributor, then here you can learn what’s required and how to apply.

Jill Craig -19 posts

I'm currently a university student in Glasgow, studying a Masters degree in English Literature and French. Soon I’ll be moving to la ville lumière where I’ll become a Paris-based intern! You can find me on Google+ and Twitter.

Annette Cripps -3 posts

I obtained my second degree (after Finance in 1980) in French/Arts and Humanities in 2017.  I love golf (sometimes), tennis (usually), my family (always) ... and France, toujours.

Libby Crozier -1 post

As a young child, I fell in love with 'The Phantom of the Opera' & visited the Palais Garnier. Later whilst walking the cobble-stoned streets of Montmartre, I decided to move there and fell in love for the first time in Paris, not only with France. You can follow me: my blog & IG @vieadventureuse

Chris Culp -2 posts

I'm a native of the Southern USA with a BA in Philosophy from the University of North Carolina and an MBA in Finance from Tulane University - New Orleans.  I reside with my wife in Brooklyn NY and have 3 grown children. A former ex pat in Tokyo who’s traveled through Asia & Europe, my attraction to France is simply cultural sympatico. Find me: linkedin and facebook

Hélène D. -1 post

"I grew up on the French tropical island of Réunion, then moved to Australia to study commerce. I now whine every day about Melbourne's 4 seasons in a day. Other hobbies include beer brewing, crafts, and spontaneous trips to the nearest crêpe stall."

Gabrielle Dauby -9 posts

I'm a Belgian born and raised, educated in Belgium and in The Netherlands, and Melbourne-based intern at My French Life. My dream job would be combining food, travels, literature, and photography - I'm trying to make that happen!

Louise Denegre -3 posts

Born in the USA, I've lived and studied in Paris, and have returned regularly.  After practicing law for years, I succumbed to my love for all things French by opening a French imports/retail business, and writing about my travel adventures.  Follow me on FacebookTwitter, Google+ and MmeLouise.

Jacqueline Dubois Pasquier -59 posts

After teaching for 20 years abroad, I mostly live now in Paris, where I feel both like a native and an expat. I enjoy being part of My French Life™ as it makes my life in Paris even more meaningful and special. I have a passion for literature and movies. I share my thoughts in my blog and on twitter.”

Hannah Duke -85 posts

“I’m a Melbourne-based journalist, editor, photographer, and blogger dreaming of la vie européenne. I love all things French except for the pigeons: film, food, literature, fashion, and I indulge in this passion as often as possible! Find me on Twitter, or Google+.”

Alison Eastaway -32 posts

“I am Australian-born but Parisienne at heart. I've spent 8 years in Paris, and can usually be found sipping coffee on café terraces or snuggling up with my cat and a book. Follow me on Twitter, or find me on LinkedIn."

Anne Elder -2 posts

After conquering the cobblestone of Paris as a student, I wandered to the markets of Provence as a teacher. I never say no to a cheese plate or a bottle of rosé. I'm currently based in Washington, D.C., where I write about France on my blog and am on a constant search for the best baguette across the Atlantic. Follow me on Twitter, Instagram, and Google +.

Monique Eurich -3 posts

My pen name is Naad Kaur Art. My life in France has evolved to combine art, photography and poetry in a self-imposed Poem-a-Day Project which began 1.1.23. I post daily on IG & FB and plan to continue for at least 3 years to explore how art informs art.

Christelle Faux -47 posts

Originaire de Toulouse, c’est suite à mes études de commerce que j’ai décidé de m’orienter vers la communication et plus particulièrement le journalisme. Passionnée de voyage, de mode et d’art, c’est à travers mes articles que je souhaite partager avec vous mes découvertes et coups de cœur. Suivez-moi sur Instagram.

Jordy Finch -2 posts

I am a Melbourne based Arts and Law student, with a long time love of french culture and everything surrounding la vie française. I've recently returned from living the french dream studying in Lyon, and travelling the many corners of Europe. I love writing, reading, photography and all things art related.

Debra Finerman -4 posts

I'm an American, an ex-pat, a journalist, a published author (including a historical novel set in France), a mother, a traveler, an adventurer, a lover and a lover of the French way of life currently living in Paris.

Hannah Foster -2 posts

An escapee from corporate law, I now work for an international charity and freelance as a travel and lifestyle writer. I'm based in Melbourne and when I'm not dreaming of Paris, I'm blogging about everything north of the Yarra at You can also find me on Instagram (@hannahbfoster) and Google+.

Kathryn Gauci -3 posts

I am a textile designer and author of historical fiction living in Melbourne, Australia. I am also a Francophile and visit France frequently for pleasure and research. My interests range from history to the arts, food, & of course, the French way of life.

Sage Goellner -5 posts

I’m a dyed-in-the-wool Francophile and outreach professor at the UW-Madison. As an online educator, I’ve taught French to students from Alaska to Australia. I live with my husband, two sons, and a Baudelarian cat; my dream is to write full-time in sidewalk cafés and grow lavender on the terrace.

Justine Goode -1 post

I'm a student at Oberlin College majoring in English, with minors in French and Art History. I was a MyFrenchLife™ Paris-based intern in the summer of 2015 and conducted interviews for the Paris Mosaic series which can be found here.

Abby Gordon -9 posts

“I’m American who has lived in Paris since 2007. I’m also the author of and photographer for a blog offering practical information and no-nonsense opinions to help you explore Paris and organize day trips and weekend trips from Paris. If you would like to view more of my photos, please visit my site.”