Archives for June, 2007

I must have some sort of French disease or something because since arriving in the U.S. (east coast) a few

Posted in food and drinks, travel and places

June 29 marks the U.S. premiere of Michael Moore’s much anticipated film, Sicko. (It’s also the official ship date of

Posted in daily life, health, tv and movies

Reality Does Not Exist Roussillon Wine Fair – Perpignan June 30, 2007 – 6pm to 10pm I’m not sure why

Posted in events, travel and places

and a bee

Posted in nature, photos

Why not. Find romance in on a bottle of French wine. Soif de Coeur (A Thirst for Romance) offers wine

Posted in websites, weird, wine

Tagline: Get to know more about Paris. CondorTravel Travel Agency I love how this ad hits the mark about traveling

Posted in advertising & marketing, paris, travel and places

From FT.com: “Members of the new French cabinet have been told to stop using their BlackBerries because of fears that

Posted in games/software/tech, politics, weird

Over the years I’ve been (rightly) accused of being a bathroom freak. Maybe it’s just “freak.” Anyway. I don’t disagree

Posted in accessibility and disabilities, daily life, health, paris, websites, weird

This kind of pain!

Posted in daily life, food and drinks, photos

People seeking bottles, rejoice! Remember these adorable milk bottles? I received several emails and a few comments asking about them.

Posted in daily life, shopping

I couldn’t resist posting this video of a giggly, drunk President of France, Nicolas Sarkozy giving a press conference at

Posted in cultural differences, politics, weird

Oftentimes you come to the logical realization that life is stranger than fiction, even stranger than the fiction from your

Posted in cultural differences, food and drinks, websites, weird

Eze, France

Posted in Cote d'azur/Riviera, nature, photos, Provence, travel and places

The longer I live in France, the more I realize that all Pains aux raisins are NOT created equal here.

Posted in Bourgogne/Burgundy, daily life, food and drinks, travel and places, wine

From the UK Times: “For the French, it ranks as a national emergency. Their top chef is warning of a

Posted in daily life, food and drinks, health, news

Garden Festivals across France will be celebrating gardens and will be focusing on water, which is this year’s theme. Take

Posted in events, nature, travel and places

From Yahoo News: “The Red Sea, Belize and the Cayman Islands are all scuba-diving hotspots, but what about Paris? As

Posted in news, paris, sports, travel and places

Dorne, France (Bourgogne) [Visit Friday Ark for more animal photos]

Posted in daily life, nature, photos