Exercise, fresh air, and the social ladder, see why skiing in France is so popular. With the top resorts nearby in the French Alps, this pricey sport is a must for French families.
Living in France
Wondering what life is like in France? Whether you are planning on living abroad or just dreaming about the French way of life, get ready to hear about our adventures in daily life, family life, and learning French. The mistakes expats make, the cost of living, we uncover the truth about living in Paris.
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Did you know that in France, your birth certificate can change? Learn why French birth certificates are only valid for 3 months, and how you too can be reborn as French!
Wondering if French paperwork is as bad as you think? It boils down one question: Do you know where your nearest post office is? French people certainly do!
You move to France, and put your darling children in a French School. And then it happens. Your children have their first French swear word: Caca Boudin!
Too many kids drown every year, all over the world. In France, the government took action by mandating that French kids learn swimming and pool safety in school.
French social etiquette can be controversial. Learn about French wine etiquette and find out why French women are not supposed to pour their own wine.
If you are looking for cups at the breakfast table in France, you make have to keep looking. French etiquette says that at breakfast, you should be drinking your coffee in a bowl.
The one word to give you a warm fuzzy feeling is Coucou in French. A bit of slang that is an informal hello in French, and regularly used by young and old.
Why do the French keep their hands on the table while eating? A big no-no in North America, where the table manners the rule is “elbows off the table!”