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Shopping in Paris is a dream come true for many, but visitors and even long-term residents can be overwhelmed by the options available. Is...

Do you love expensive jewelry? Well, who doesn't (aside from the poor sap footing the bill). If you happen to be happy with just...

I am always astonished at the people who come to Paris to buy cosmetics and perfumes by Chanel or Dior. Why travel all that...

Ragoût de boeuf aromatisé avec cognac, moutarde ~ Beef Stew flavored with Cognac and Mustard INGREDIENTS 3-4 Tablespoons olive oil 1/4 lb. bacon, cut into 1/2-inch slices 2...

Soupe aux Courgettes avec Parmesan ~ Zucchini Parmesan Soup INGREDIENTS 2 Tbsp. olive oil 1 onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, peeled and crushed 2-1/4 lbs. zucchini, sliced in 1/2-inch...

François Cluzet and Omar Sy in movie still from "Intouchables." Publicity image courtesy of Gaumont France. Intouchables: Untouchable at the Box Office The movie Intouchables has...

Book Review Balzac's Omelette: A Delicious Tour of French Food and Culture with Honoré de Balzac Published October 2011; Hardcover, 256 pages Publisher: Other Press Language: English By Anne McCarthy It...

Mocha interior of Jacques Genin chocolate boutique. Photo by Jacqui Guglielmino A Visit with Jacques Genin, Master Chocolatier in Le Marais by Jacqui Guglielmino At one end of...

Friendly fruit vendor at Marché d'Aligre. Photo credit joyousx Your French lesson for shopping in a marché In French open markets, there is usually a friendly,...

Vendors sell hot chestnuts on Paris streets, an autumn tradition. Photo by Jacqui Guglielmino On every street corner in the busy areas of Paris vendors...

Dedicated France shoppers know the French government dictates when the biannual sales are held. The winter sales generally begin on the second Wednesday of...

Tradtional repas de Noël. Photo: Reed à son Pellier To celebrate the holidays, let’s learn some French set in context in this small, simple and...