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Time out in southern France

It was time to dust off my rusty French and take a hiatus from life in Canada. With my husband and our 10-year old black Labrador, I now live within the magical grasp of the Alpilles in Provence, in southern France. Initially, we planned to stay six months; it was not long before I arm-twisted both of them to stay for a year, or longer...

A French woman’s view of NYC

... understanding of the French point of view. There’s no better way to get inside the mind of a culture than to read its take on another culture, in its mother tongue...
 New York, USA