French Gastronomic Meal Video This weekend, France celebrates “French Gastronomy Day” (la Fête de la Gastronomie). But why a “French Gastronomy Day” now? This event was initiated in 2011 following the addition of the “gastronomic meal of the French” to the UNESCO’s list of “intangible cultural heritage of humanity” in 2010. So today to join […]
Joie de Vivre
July 14th is France’s Fête Nationale (July 14th is France’s July 4th). Every July 14th, France celebrates the “prise de la Bastille” (when the French revolution started on July 14th, 1789). The military parade starts early in the morning on the Champs-Elysées in Paris and beautiful fireworks will be launched in towns all over France in […]
Wishing you a Happy Mother’s Day — filled with simple and special moments with your children. Today, we especially wanted to offer all mothers (mamans) a bouquet of white roses with this classic unforgettable French song about a son’s deep love for his mother – Les Roses Blanches by Bertha Sylva. When children hum these […]
Today we are offering five ideas to make for an enjoyable weekend picnic. Picnicking is such a wholesome way to spend quality time together with the entire family or as a couple. It’s only the beginning of spring but it’s never too early to think about a lovely picnic. If anything, planning a picnic may cheer […]
Spring is Today! How about a Spring walk in Paris? “Printemps à Paris…ooh la la…c’est très jolie” (Spring in Paris…ooh la la…it’s very pretty). Sure is but really wherever we are, Spring is always “très jolie”. Hope you enjoy your first day of Spring! Printemps à Paris (Spring in Paris)
Remembering the talented songwriter and musician Serge Gainsbourg, a poet in his own way, he sings “Je suis venu te dire que je m’en vais” (I came to tell you I am leaving) for us. A tribute with pictures featuring his muse Jane Birkin while he sings. The lyrics written by Serge Gainsbourg are […]
VIDEO du JOUR: Hommage to Simone Signoret, 1st French woman to win an Oscar, with the love of her life Yves Montand. Beautiful montage with Serge Gainsbourg singing “La Chanson de Prevert”. Enjoy!
VIDEO du JOUR: Michael Grimm & McKenna Medley soulfull duet “You Don’t Know Me” — goosebumps guaranteed! Wishing you a wonderful weekend – enjoy!
VIDEO DU JOUR: Brigitte Bardot, “Moi Je Joue” (Me I Play). Wishing you a lovely weekend with this delicious song, enjoy!
Wishing you a beautiful year 2013 (meilleurs voeux pour une belle année 2012) filled with love, joy and good health with this old French song by Bourvil filled with simple words and happy wishes. Bonne Année (Happy New Year) Bonne Année (Happy New Year) by Bourvil Bonne année, bonne santé m’sieurs dames Voila le nouvel an tout […]