Lifestyle

This category serves as your ultimate gateway into the French art de vivre. From the intricacies of French social customs to the elegance of Parisian interior design, from the gastronomic delights of French cuisine to the must-visit destinations across France, and from the intellectual pursuits in literature to the cultural nuances that define the French, this section serves as an all-encompassing guide. Whether you’re a Francophile seeking to infuse your life with a touch of French sophistication or a curious reader looking to broaden your horizons, this category offers a wealth of information and inspiration to enrich your understanding and appreciation of French culture and living.

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How to Experience Paris Like a Local

Here is your ultimate guide to experiencing Paris like a local! Whether you are visiting Paris for the first time or looking to explore Paris like a true Parisian beyond the tourist sites, this guide will have you feeling like a local in no time.

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How To Create A Classic French Bistro Style Kitchen

You may not be able to uproot your Parisian bistro of choice, but you can bring a little of its essence home. Here are the six kitchen décors to create a classic French bistro-style kitchen.

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Best Plants And Flowers For A Parisian-Style Home

Whether you want to add a little greenery to your indoor space à la Parisienne or you want to start your houseplant collection, here are six tips to decorate your home with plants and flowers like a chic Parisian.

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The Traditional French Croque Monsieur Recipe

Discover how to cook this delicious French sandwich that can be found on almost every restaurant menu in Paris.

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How To Host A French Dinner Party

The French take their food very seriously so it makes sense that they have specific customs around eating and hosting a dinner party. In French, we call it the “Art de recevoir à la Française”.

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The Best French Cookbooks By Actual French Chefs

Here are the best French cookbooks you can use for reference or inspiration but also for step-by-step recipes.

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Classic French Lemon Tart Recipe (Tarte Au Citron)

Read on to recreate this utterly iconic French dessert.

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10 Best Vacation Spots On The French Riviera

Here are the most beautiful places to stay and visit on the French Riviera. This…

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How To Create A Parisian Style Bedroom

If you want to give your bedroom a truly Parisian-inspired look, I’ve compiled my top tips on decor, furniture pieces, and more to help you create the perfect Parisian-inspired bedroom.

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How French Women Stay Slim

Read on to learn about the ten healthy lifestyle habits that contribute to how French women stay slim.

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Easy French Peasant Soup Recipe With Leeks & Potatoes

If you usually don’t like soups I’m sure you’re going to love this one. It’s the perfect stick-to-your-ribs cold-weather meal.

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How to Stock a French Pantry

Read on to discover the 20 essentials French people keep in their pantry.