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Paris & a candle mishap.

Paris & a candle mishap.

Paris & a candle mishap.

I think I have a thing for quirkiness. I mean, remember this article? I talked about London, a recent trip there and a 'Quirky London list' I made to see the city differently as I have lived there for almost 2 years. Well, a couple weeks ago, I went to...

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8 of May 1945 was only yesterday.

8 of May 1945 was only yesterday.

8 of May 1945 was only yesterday.

70 years ago on this day next year, the Second World War ended. My maternal grandfather, born in 1935, was only 4 when the war was declared in France. He didn't consciously lived through the hell this time was at the beginning. Being 10 by the end of...

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Let's settle this : Bunny or bells ?

Let's settle this : Bunny or bells ?

Let's settle this : Bunny or bells ?

So, last weekend was Easter . Although we're not regular churchgoers (more like atheists, really) in my family, we make it a point to celebrate. Actually, it's mainly because it's a national day off which always is on a Monday as it is Lundi de Pâques,...

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Dinner at mine, 8pm ?

Dinner at mine, 8pm ?

Dinner at mine, 8pm ?

Last night, my parents and in-laws met for the first time. We were hosting. For this very special occasion, needless to say that we - as we French say - "avons mis les petits plats dans les grands". Which means that we tried to make a great spread. It...

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A week ago ..

A week ago ..

A week ago ..

I'm French, but I've had the opportunity to live in London (UK) a few times over the last 7 years. At first, I was your typical tourist: always wandering around Piccadilly Circus, Trafalgar Sq., Leicester Sq., Big Ben and that was pretty much it. But...

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