Paris Bucket List

Like a Local in Paris: 2nd Arrondissement

Like a Local in Paris: 2nd Arrondissement

I was a Paris local for 3 years – The first year while I was in school I moved around 4 different times- YES! So when I returned after spending a year back home, I vowed to find one spot and stay there! That ended […]

Cruising into my 30s

Cruising into my 30s

It’s interesting. I think people usually have an idea of where they’ll be when they hit certain milestone ages. That was no less the case for me going into my thirties. The past three years have been nothing less than a rollercoaster of craziness so I hadn’t […]

Fou de Patisserie’s NEW Boutique

Fou de Patisserie’s NEW Boutique

Now usually there’s a bit of a heads up when something opens: construction, a coming soon sign, maybe a news article, but this one seemed to pop up literally overnight. One minute I’m jumping on the train to go to Normandy and the next, a text from […]

On Coming Back

On Coming Back

I’ve had a lot of people from the States ask me if “I’m ever coming back.” In response, I’d probably chuckle and say that I didn’t want to or say “Never!” and we’d talk about other things. But the question misses one crucial thing~ the […]

A Trip to Versailles

A Trip to Versailles

I went to Versailles two weekends ago with a Frenchman. He told me he would be fact checking this blog post, so I’ve decided to include an enormous amount of facts and maybe a couple that aren’t true. haha! Here’s how the day leading up […]

My New Owl!

My New Owl!

Say hello to my new owl!! Since getting to Paris I’ve been dying to go to a flea market and scavenge! Then I met Ian. Ian of The Baking Chin at school one day. This is Ian- Hi Ian!! Making “Pain aux Raisins!” I can […]