How to live the French dream: Visit, move, live, study, work in France: Stories about frustrations, achievements & celebrations.

The life of an English teacher in Paris

The life of a Prof d’anglais isn’t always as idyllic as one would hope though. I often find myself in the metro struggling through a congested corridor, dashing for the RER then squeezing onboard, starring eyeball to eyeball with men in suits talking loudly and obnoxiously on their portables...
 Paris, France




"chers tous"

D'ailleurs, pour éliminer la question classique dès maintenant... "Et le fromage alors? Comment tu fais…
 New York, USA

I had never imagined living in France...

My French was so limited and I had to make the best use of words that I knew. I knew how to say “chocolat” so I had to order everything in chocolate; hot chocolate, chocolate crepe, chocolate bar...
 Paris, France