What is a Contrat d’Intégration Républicaine?
Now that you've validated your visa, what's next? You'll receive a convocation to an appointment to sign a CIR, contrat d'intégration républicaine. What's this? Read on to find out more!
Visiting and living in Paris on a budget: Tips and tricks on how to save money.
Sharing my favorite ways to make my money stretch while living and visiting Paris. Talking about public transportation, museums, restaurants, shopping and much more!
Five Things I’ve learned since moving to France as an American Expat.
Five things I've learned since moving to France. Or five things I found that helped after researching what my next steps would be after moving to France.
Upward and Onward: Phase 2
We have moved into Phase 2 of the déconfinement plan here in Paris and we can finally meet en terrasse, socially distanced, of course.
Is That Really Art?
I love Instagram. I have found many amazing things down that deep dark rabbit hole. I have created connections with people I never thought I could. There is a certain charm about Instagram that makes it easily accessible to connect…
Van Gogh: Like Nothing Else
When I was in Paris last summer, my boyfriend took me to this amazing brand new exhibit in this extremely unique space called L’ATELIER DES LUMIÈRES. This is a digital art experience that immerses the viewer in the art itself.…
Food and the French: Part 1
France is what got me into food and food is what brought me back to France. My first job was as a server in my hometown favorite Chinese restaurant, Peking. It’s the one place you would always suggest when the…