The Light of Paris


De temps en temps…. (from time to time) De temps en temps I come across another delightful piece of fiction that centers around Paris. The LIght of Paris, a recently released book from Eleanor Brown (NY Times bestselling author of

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  • 13th Oct, 2016
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Flirting with French

flirting with french

Will he or won’t he? This is the question in the back of my mind as I read Flirting with French, by William Alexander.

  • 9th Sep, 2016
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The Most Beautiful Walk in the World

most beautiful walk paris

  You probably have your own. Walk, that is. The one you consider the most beautiful in the world. It may be close to home or somewhere you travel to often, it may be the one where you receive significant

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  • 22nd Jun, 2016
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On a card

sixty nights

We didn’t come here to fit in. We came here to be who we are. We didn’t come here to work. We came here to live our dreams.

  • 20th May, 2016
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Paris for your birthday

birthday in paris

When you have a dream and you’ve shared it with your friends and family and they support you and encourage you and remind you that it will happen and that when it does they’d love to be a part of

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  • 10th May, 2016
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…said the Parisian man.

man in paris

We had a favorite little crepe place near our hotel in Paris and a favorite little waitress who was from the UK but living in Paris to improve her French. On one visit she twisted the arm of the proprietor

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  • 5th May, 2016
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there’s something new in town

bike drawing

Salem is one of those state capitals that’s relatively small. It’s definitely not the population hub of its state. But it has a charming downtown that’s very walk-able and heavily populated with local shops, restaurants, art galleries and bakeries. Recently,

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  • 13th Apr, 2016
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always encourage courage.


Travel is vital, especially in the worst of times…. traveling and meeting people with different and opposing ideas is as important as finding the most inviting beaches, visiting the best restaurants, and seeing the sights. -Christiane Amanpour Chief International Correspondent,

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  • 23rd Mar, 2016
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