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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Illustration of Couple walking with baby near Notre Dame and the bouquinistes in Paris

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Why French Parents vacation without kids
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Why French Parents vacation without kids

I was surprised to see that someone kept statistics on this, but it is nonetheless interesting: Over 50% of French parents (link in french) go on vacation without kids. Anecdotally, I knew this was common from my own circle of…

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Raising Bilingual Children | Meet a Brit in Paris
Maman: What do you want for dinner? Child (in French): I want Lunch.

Raising Bilingual Children | Meet a Brit in Paris

Editor's note: I love hearing other points of view so we're introducing a new series where we meet other expats, immigrants, and locals who are Living in France. If you would like to be featured, or know someone who does,…

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Ooh La La! – Roundup #3

5 ways to beat jetlag by Everyday ParisianEveryone loves to fly to Paris, but not many people love to fly. French marathon where runners eat cheese and oysters by the Daily MailI have never done this (not a marathon runner) , but even I am tempted…

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Ooh La La! – Roundup #2

Swarms of Influencers invade Parisian Street by The CutThis street looks more like Bermuda to me than classic Paris, but to each his own!  Restoring an Avenue in Paris Meant for Kings by the NY TimesMost Parisians actually rarely go on the Champs Elysées, too many tourists!…

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