Lady Liberty’s Little Sister on its way to the U.S from France

Lady Liberty has a little sister! Yes, it's true, France is sending the U.S a second Lady of Liberty but this time it's a mini-replica (almost 10 feet tall) a 1/16 the size of the original bronze statue based on the original plaster cast. The mini statue left Paris on Monday, June 7th, 2021 on … Continue reading Lady Liberty’s Little Sister on its way to the U.S from France

Francophonie French Facts

The International Francophonie Day – La Journée Internationale de la Francophonie  was created on March 20, 1970 in Niamey (Niger), with the birth of the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) to celebrate the French language around the world in Francophone countries. This year the 2021 Francophonie theme celebrates women: "Francophone Women - Resiliant Women." or "Femmes francophones, Femmes … Continue reading Francophonie French Facts

A Visit to the Eiffel Tower in Paris,Texas

Well, since we couldn't go visit Dame, Eiffel in Paris, France we did the next best thing and took a little drive to see the Eiffel Tower in Paris, Texas! It was with excitement and sweet anticipation that my beloved daughter or mon amour de fille and I took the short couple-hour drive from Dallas … Continue reading A Visit to the Eiffel Tower in Paris,Texas

2021 French Cultures Festival

The Cultural Service of the French Embassy in Houston coordinates the French Cultures Festival (FCF) along with its 30+ cultural and educational partner institutions in Texas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. This event brings awareness that French is spoken all over the world in 54 countries and that there are so many different cultures to discover and it also … Continue reading 2021 French Cultures Festival

Netflix Announces Release of Lupin Part 2

Lupin the French Netflix original series created by George Kay and starring Omar Sy, Ludivine Sagnier, Clotilde Hesme  inspired by the adventures of Arsène Lupin a fictional gentleman thief and master of disguise is a 10 episodes series  split up in 2 parts. Lupin Part 1 was released on Netflix early January 8th, 2021 with the first 5 … Continue reading Netflix Announces Release of Lupin Part 2


"This is an attack on all humanity and the universal values that we share..." Obama LOS ANGELES  STANDS WITH PARIS VIGIL  There will be a vigil at the Consulate General of France at 5:00 PM PST Saturday, November 14, 2015 as We Stand with Paris: INFO: FRENCH PRESIDENT STATEMENT Président François Hollande  statement following the … Continue reading #PrayforParis

Facebook Opens International Research Center in Paris

Mark Zuckerberg founder and CEO of Facebook  is excited  to announce that  Facebook is  opening International Research Center in Paris... heres' why in his  own words: "I’m excited for the opening of Facebook’s first international research center for artificial intelligence in Paris. One of our long term initiatives is to build a new generation of … Continue reading Facebook Opens International Research Center in Paris

Au Revoir Paris Love Locks

Au revoir Paris Love Locks ...  People from all over the world vowed eternal love to each other there for years. The bridge was collapsing with over 700,000 padlocks weighing over 42 tons and the Seine River started to become a rusty old dame.  So, today marks the official day of the beginning of the end … Continue reading Au Revoir Paris Love Locks

Photo du jour /Picture of the Day

A man holds a giant pencil as he takes part in a solidarity march (Marche Republicaine) in the streets of Paris on January 11. French citizens were joined by dozens of foreign leaders, among them Arab and Muslim representatives, in a march on Sunday in an unprecedented tribute to this week's victims following the shootings … Continue reading Photo du jour /Picture of the Day