France to force big supermarkets to give away unsold food to charity


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Supermarkets will have to take measures to prevent food waste and will be forced to donate unsold but edible food to charity or for use as animal feed Source: http://www.theguardian.com See on Scoop.it – Social Media Marketing 4 VIP Continue reading France to force big supermarkets to give away unsold food to charity

Je suis Charlie in LA


#JesuisCharlieinLA Vigil Gathering at City Hall of Los Angeles on January 11,2015  in memory of Charlie Hebdo victims in Paris, France     #Jesuischarlieinla #wearecharlie #Solidarity #freedomofspeech #worldpeace Related articles: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/JeSuisCharlie-in-LA-Hundreds-Rally-at-City-Hall-in-Solidarity-Over-French-Attacks-288198241.html Continue reading Je suis Charlie in LA

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 by gunmen at the offices of the satirical weekly newspaper … Continue reading Photo du jour /Picture of the Day

LILA’S 35th Anniversary Celebration


Lycée International de Los Angeles invites you to join and celebrate LILA’s 35-year history!  LILA is hosting a fun and festive food and wine tasting with surprise entertainment, a live auction and paddle session and dancing. More than 300 families and friends of LILA are anticipated to attend. The LILA community represents over 50 nationalities, including several Francophone countries as well as countries representing every continent except Antarctica. This unique international event … Continue reading LILA’S 35th Anniversary Celebration

FROGS! First certified ORGANIC French Bakery in the US!


There’s a new bakery in town! It’s called FROGS!  by Chef Jean-Luc Labat, the first certified ORGANIC French Bakery in Greater Los Angeles! So now you can eat delicious French baked goods from a 5-star pastry chef from the Fouquets on the Champs Elysées in Paris right here in Los Angeles and not feel too guilty about it…cause it’s all organic and good for you! Check out … Continue reading FROGS! First certified ORGANIC French Bakery in the US!

Cronut™ from Beauvais to New York and when in LA!?


Cronut™ from Beauvais to New York and when in LA!? Yes, I admit it, I resisted posting about Cronut™  Because to me a donut is a donut and a croissant is a croissant… then, I found out  that the creator and  inventor of the Cronut™ Dominiuqe Ansel is  originally from my hometown in Beauvais, France.  And that made me feel very happy…. Bravo Chef ! for your … Continue reading Cronut™ from Beauvais to New York and when in LA!?

West Forever: Voyages en Harley Davidson


West Forever: Voyages en Harley Davidson West Forever fabrique des rêves depuis 19 ans. La devise et le métier de West Forever: ” C’est de vous offrir les plus beaux voyages à moto, les plus belles routes du monde, les plus beaux virages, les plus douces vallées. C’est de vous faire aimer l’odeur du sable, la couleur du désert, de réveiller en vous l’homme ou la … Continue reading West Forever: Voyages en Harley Davidson

France is in the air!


Air France new campaign launched early this month in April, “France is in the air”, brings back the fun and excitement in airline travel advertising with a fresh social media outreach created  by French agency BETC with a series of  elegant posters featuring the amazing photography of Sofia & Mauro.  “France is in the air” in the making video!  Play the #Franceisintheair  travel game on Facebook  and start your travel throughout all … Continue reading France is in the air!

Lavender: The Blue Gold of Provence in Peril


Lavender:  The Blue Gold of Provence in Peril L’Occitane en Provence founder and creative director Olivier Baussan considers lavender, one of the first flowers distilled by Occitane,  the soul of the region.  He started thevery successful company  l’Occitane  at the age 23, in 1976. With over 20,000 hectares of lavender in Provence, summer is lavender harvest and  l’Occitane purchases almost half of the lavender essential oil … Continue reading Lavender: The Blue Gold of Provence in Peril

French-American Love Affair


French -American love affair or L’art de vivre! n’est-ce-pas? You can’t bottle it and you can’t buy it! I loved this commercial which to me just reinforces that the French really know how to live and have mastered the art of living or l’art de vivre! As a French-American woman, I embrace both cultures and enjoy the best of both worlds both the positives and the … Continue reading French-American Love Affair

2 French Guys Get Lucky at the Grammys!


Daft Punk  French pop duo members Guy-Manuel and Thomas Bangalter, Nile Rodgers, Paul Williams, and Pharrell Williams accept  the  GRAMMY for Album Of The Year for Random Access Memories at the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Jan. 26 in Los Angeles.  The album received three honors:  album of the year, best dance/electronica album engineered album, and record of the year and best pop duo/group performance. “I suppose the robots … Continue reading 2 French Guys Get Lucky at the Grammys!