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Le Buzz

Go beyond the news with ‘Le Buzz’ – the ultimate guide to what’s getting people talking in France: we explore the issues, the paradoxes & event the gossip.

Les Parisettes: Paris off the beaten track

Tricia and Gemma are 'Les Parisettes'; taking us by the hand to discover Paris off the beaten path. They share the hidden gems Paris rarely shows to just any ordinary visitor - only savvy travellers who truly wish to uncover her secrets. This is Paris behind the curtain and beyond the cliché: just the way we like it...

Lessons from French literature relevant today

In an era of constant barrage and chatter about ‘mindfulness’ and ‘self-development’ I decided to dig deep and see what 'life lessons' we could learn from our elders in classic French Literature. Please come and join me, Jessica, and add your voice and suggestions.

My French Kids

Would you like your kids or grandchildren to seem more French? Look more French? Sound more French? Dress more French? Then you've come to the right place... Amusez-vous!

My French Lingerie

Every woman's top drawer deserves a little feminine mystique. French lingerie expert Kate Kemp-Griffin's column reveals the no-frills reality behind all that lace. Gain confidence, learn the tricks and discover the secrets of fancy French underthings!

Our favourite French lifestyle blog posts

In this series, we'll be curating our favourite French blog posts - don't forget to bookmark these! Design your French lifestyle and meet the many faces of France, as they share their stories and the best things to do in Paris and beyond: dining, wine, mode, and places to go off the beaten track.

Paris Luxe

Indulge in elegance, quality and luxury in Paris + Stay, dine, shop & meet the passionate,talented people behind the dream brands and experiences. Come with us...

Paris Undressed

What’s going on under the covers in France? We talk all things dating, romance and intrigue in the City of Love.


A dedicated Francophile’s perspective on all things French from an expat Aussie living in France. Ray's perspective is beyond the clichés, viewing the fascinating and often never-before-heard-of angles helping the reader gain a deeper understanding of the 'real' France. 'Perspectives' shares refreshing and sometimes shocking views of places, people, history, culture, gastronomy, and much, much more —you’ll never be underwhelmed.

The best of French in Chicago

Meet francophiles & French expats who call Chicago home. Where to buy the best baguette? Who has the most delicious macaron? From cultural events to French Craft Brewery tastings, there’s always something going on in the Windy City.