I honestly can’t believe that I’m writing this post- a summary post about summer, if you will. How is it September already? This first week of September is referred to as la rentrée (literally, the re-entry) in France; it refers not only to the kids going back to school, but also to life itself picking back… Continue reading Chapter 52. A Very French Summer
‘When spring comes to Paris, the humblest mortal alive must feel that he dwells in paradise’ – Henry Miller Could Henry Miller see into the future when he said this, or is every spring in Paris this perfect? It’s honestly hard for me to say: while technically this is my second April in the city;… Continue reading Chapter 48. Paris in Bloom// Cherry Blossom Season
This weekend was an AMAZING time to be in Paris. All of a sudden the weather turned warm and sunny, plus the trees are all exploding into leaf making everything bright and colourful. We spent the bulk of the weekend outside enjoying the sunshine, alongside what felt like the entire city; everyone was out and… Continue reading Chapter 45. Ten Photos from Paris this Weekend: Version 4
On the surface, a year seems like a pretty straightforward amount of time. One lap around the sun, four seasons, 365 days, one Christmas….nothing too complicated there. The tricky part about a year is the perception. I honestly can’t believe it’s been a year since I arrived in France; in my opinion, it is both… Continue reading Chapter 44. One Year in Paris
Easter has been beautiful in so many ways; in the spring weather and sights, but also in the lovely time spent worshipping with friends at church this weekend.
Ten pictures from this weekend, presented in no particular order. Enjoy!
Happy Monday everyone! Marc and Murphy and I had some really cool adventures this weekend, and I thought I’d continue my series of the arrondissements (see my first two parts here and here) and tell you all about our adventures in Belleville. When this Saturday turned out to be sunny and beautiful, Marc and I… Continue reading Chapter 41. Exploring the Arrondissements: The 19me/20me- Belleville and the Père Lachaise Cemetery