A Blissful Sunday Picnic in a French Park

A Blissful Sunday Picnic in a French Park

Spring- a magical season wherever you may be, but one that feels particularly magical in Paris- do you know what a relief it is to feel sunshine on your face and squish grass under your toes after the dreariest, greyest winter of your life? In our own Parisian form of...
Introducing… My Local Castle, the Saint-Germain-en-Laye Chateau

Introducing… My Local Castle, the Saint-Germain-en-Laye Chateau

Life update! Remember the European to-travel list I shared with you guys a few weeks ago? Well I bought a ticket to Istanbul to visit my cousin who is living there! If anyone has recommendations for what to see/do in Istanbul I would love to hear them. So this week...
Saturday Snapshot 8

Saturday Snapshot 8

This week found me wandering around Paris as usual, but this time in my favorite neighborhood ever, Le Marais. I also made some time to check out my town’s local castle, which was built in 1122. Being my typical indecisive self, I couldn’t pick the my...
Saturday Snapshot 7

Saturday Snapshot 7

It has been cloudy all week so the only pictures I took this week were at the at the farmers market. I know, no excuses play like a champion, but it’s honestly really hard to take a good photo in this grey Parisian weather! I was actually quite happy with the...
A Fall Farmer’s Market in France

A Fall Farmer’s Market in France

There are few things I love in France more than the open-air markets. There’s just something about the beautiful produce, friendly vendors and shameless people-watching that I adore. I have been to the markets many times but never with a camera in tow. To my...
My First Day in France – A Warmest of Welcomes

My First Day in France – A Warmest of Welcomes

It seems that every time I land in France, I arrive in a state of utter shambles. Last summer I flew in from Dublin after a blurry night of Havana Club mojitos. This year I didn’t sleep a wink on the plane, and have never happier to find a bed. And each year...