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Expat with Kids in Paris · 1d ago

Beware, for men will dazzle you but they will never enlighten you...

If you have lived in Paris for a while you know that Mme Pompadour is an important figure in French history. Asked by my husband over breakfast about why this Madame was famous, I answered p...
Expat with Kids in Paris · 2d ago

Paris is a woman's town

“Oh, London is a man's town, there's power in the air; And Paris is a woman's town, with flowers in her hair; And it's sweet to dream in Venice, and it's great to study Rome; But when it com...
Expat with Kids in Paris · 6d ago

How many emotions fit into one day?

The first thought that crossed my mind this morning was: "Has there been a sequel to the shooting of last night at the Champs Elysées?" Luckily the answer was no. RELIEFI could not resist th...
Expat with Kids in Paris · 1W ago

The morning after...

I awoke this morning wondering if terrorism would become the new normal? One life lost is tragic! This cannot be considered the new normal. Last night's cowardly attack on a policeman was ye...
Expat with Kids in Paris · 1W ago

Italian flavours in St. Germain des Prés

Who said all the Italian restaurants have been replacedby sushi take-aways in St. Germain de Prés?
Expat with Kids in Paris · 1W ago

Happy Easter

Expat with Kids in Paris · 2W ago

What a fridge door can tell you...

Enjoying my breakfast and a quiet moment all to myself this morning my gaze came to rest upon our fridge. Every time I look at the door covered with magnets, I think of the architect who onc...
Expat with Kids in Paris · 2W ago

Today's the day, we'll say "I do"

It's a party!!! Not just any party!!!! A wedding party... a Spanish-Mexican fiesta. Our Nutricionista con buena onda of the Sex and the City girls has decided to take the big step. What a su...
Expat with Kids in Paris · 3W ago

Lugano in pictures

View onto Lugano and Monte Bré from SorengoTempted to take a dip. If I swam to the other side I'd be in Italy!Stepping out of the train station and into a picture pe
Expat with Kids in Paris · 3W ago

Feeling at home

Once again we are back in Lugano and although it has been six years since we left - what was suppose to be our home for ever and ever - we remain attached to this magical place.A town embedd...