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For me, Paris is like a delicious weekend romance! When I travel there, I dress up, go out to eat, visit museums, walk and walk, take a romantic boat ride, sit in a café and watch the world go by.

Then I  go home, and  painfully pine to go back again. It is the perfect relationship, a bit of a fantasy I know but I am smitten.

So this is a blog about Paris and all things French! Uniquely for Women Of A Certain Age. Because like Paris, at this age, we bring to the world the very best of ourselves! 

Cooking with Astrid! Diana’s Test Kitchen, French Recipe #4

November 24, 2019

  (Note: My Snap Giveaway is today! Don’t miss this special offer. Details at the bottom of this blog!) Meet Chef Astrid! This fall, my new French friends, Astrid and…

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A Favourite Street in Paris

November 17, 2019

One of the reasons people come to Paris is to eat and eat well —  me included. So I was excited to learn that living in the 9th arrondissement, I was…

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Hop-On-Hop-Off Seine Tour

November 10, 2019

It was not as nice a day as this  the day I decided to take  “Le Batobus.”   Similar to the Hop-on-Hop off Bus tour that you find in most cities,…

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What’s In The Surprise French Box?

November 3, 2019

I am so thrilled to have heard back from the Winners of my Fall Giveaway Draws. So now, I can reveal what was in the Surprise French Box.    …

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Paris Fall Fashion 2019

October 27, 2019

I was in Paris during fall fashion week in September where common folk like myself never got anywhere near the catwalks of the world’s most renown designers from Schiaparelli to…

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Le Château de Chenonceau

October 20, 2019

As I walked the long tree-lined corridor up to the gorgeous Château de Chenonceau in the Loire Valley, I realized that I was walking back into history and into a…

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Meet My Landlady

October 13, 2019

I want to introduce you to my favourite landlady — ever. This is  Mme. Dominque Carrez who very kindly rented her lovely Paris apartment to me in September.    …

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The Little Marais Market

October 6, 2019

A few years ago, I found  myself dancing up a storm in what is known as the “little Marais market” in Paris. It was a day in June when Paris…

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Le Lunch

September 29, 2019

A Friday. In September. In Paris. The morning has been a bit cool, but by noon, the warmth of the sun beckons those winding down from a busy week to…

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Finding Love In Paris! Part Three

September 22, 2019

Falling in love with a Parisian is beyond romantic, but what happens afterwards, when you realize you are no longer a tourist but a resident of this impossible but also…

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