French A L.A Carte USA Top 100 French Blog Winner!


I am so happy that French A L.A Carte USA  was named one of  The Best French Blogs for Francophiles  from thousands of top French blogs on the planet in Feedspot index using search and social metrics.  Thank you Feedspot for including my blog on your list in good company! These blogs are ranked based on following criteria: Google reputation and Google search ranking Influence and popularity on Facebook, twitter and other * * social media sites Quality and consistency of posts. Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review Top 100 French Blogs Winners CONGRATULATIONS to every blogger that has made this … Continue reading French A L.A Carte USA Top 100 French Blog Winner!

Jackie Krisher No Limits


Meet Jackie Krisher an 82 year old French woman who truly is “No Limits” – Watch her story on Vimeo a short documentary created by young 16 year old aspiring film maker Claire Imler. This documentary has already been nominated several times and will screen at the Newport Beach Film Festival on April 23rd and at SoCal student Film Festival on April 30th ! Continue reading Jackie Krisher No Limits

We love our French A L.A Carte Partners!


When you become a media partner you receive the following: Communication with flair in French & English about your activity/business/product/event all over targeted social media realms Featured “Front Page” article spotlight Your logo (any size), event visual on the front page with active link Newsletter & Email blast Contact us and let’s get started here! Continue reading We love our French A L.A Carte Partners!

The Origins and Visionary Founders of Lycée International de Los Angeles (LILA) in 1978


“In the 1970s, a group of visionaries felt that the Los Angeles community needed a school which would prepare children for life in an increasingly international environment. In 1978, they decided to make their vision a reality and to open a school, using the proven French educational system as the foundation for their school’s curriculum. It all began in a small house in Van Nuys with seven students. Some of the founders’ children were among these first students and they worked hard, alongside their parents, to prepare for their new school  LYCÉE INTERNATIONAL DE LOS ANGELES ( LILA) which was … Continue reading The Origins and Visionary Founders of Lycée International de Los Angeles (LILA) in 1978

Rencontre avec Chantal Rialland


Chantal Rialland est Psychologue diplômée en Sciences Humaines Cliniques, Université Paris VII – La Sorbonne. Psychothérapeute française renommée, elle est l’auteure de nombreux ouvrages dont le bestseller  “Cette famille qui vit en nous” plus de 140 000 exemplaires vendus à ce jour, “Vivre Mieux grâce à la psychogénéalogie” qui sort en poche chez Marabout sous le titre “Faire de sa psychogénéalogie une chance”, “La vie notre meilleure amie”, “Mon Big Bang intérieur- Vous avez l’immense pouvoir de changer votre vie” et “1 Big Bang par jour”! Chantal Rialland partage son temps entre consultations, coaching, rédaction de livres, conférences et activité d’artiste plasticienne. Chantal Rialland a été … Continue reading Rencontre avec Chantal Rialland

The French Team LIVE on the Red Carpet with Oscar!


The 85th  Academy Awards definitively has a French twist in L.A again this year!  (relive last year’s OSCAR ceremony event here with Jean Dujardin) Not only is the film AMOUR ,Franco-Austrian production nominated for Best Film by filmmaker Michael Haneke and French actress Emmanuelle Riva nominated  for Best Actress in a Leading Role, but the French Reporting Team is also on the Red Carpet with Radio Monaco  to bring us in French all the latest news! Benoit Clair ,US West Coast Permanent Correspondent for TF1, AP TV, and Europe 1 along with Claire Arnaud Aubour are coming LIVE today from the Dolby Theater red carpet for the OSCARS ! … Continue reading The French Team LIVE on the Red Carpet with Oscar!

Lola Ohlala and Cabaret Versatile in LA! (US Interview)


Presenting Lola Ohlala & Cabaret Versatile in LA!   Read French version :Interview avec lola Ohlala  Dancer, choreographer and producer , Lola Ohlala, born Axelle Marcuéÿz ( name she only uses in the role of the producer) trained in ballet and modern dance at the young age of 4  and embarked into the world of theater along side talented artists such as Jean-Claude Cotillard (father of the famous Marion), Amédée Bricolo Mérouse or Nicole at the National Conservatory of Dramatic Art of Orleans and then played with several theater companies. Her passion for Cabaret was born naturally with dance and drama … Continue reading Lola Ohlala and Cabaret Versatile in LA! (US Interview)

Lola Ohlala et son Cabaret Versatile


Dans la série: ces Frenchies à L.A… Lola Ohlala  est danseuse , chorégraphe et productrice de  formation en danse classique et moderne dès le jeune âge de 4 ans, Lola Ohlala, née Axelle Marcuéÿz nom qu’elle n’utilise en tant que productrice, s’est lancée dans le monde du  théâtre aux côtés d’artistes talentueux tel que Jean-Claude Cotillard (père de la célèbre Marion), Amédée Bricolo ou Nicole Mérouse au Conservatoire National d’Art Dramatique d’Orléans et a ensuite joué avec plusieurs compagnies de théâtre. La passion pour le Cabaret est né  tout naturellement de ce mélange de danse et de théâtre avec une touche du glamour … Continue reading Lola Ohlala et son Cabaret Versatile

Michèle La Porta, Creator of Starlette Cake™


In the series, these Frenchies in L.A… Meet Michèle La Porta, creator of “Starlette Cake™” In 1985, when Michèle opened her very first tea salon “Thé Cool” in the sixteenth arrondissement of Paris, little did she know that twenty-seven years later she would still be serving the very same cake she created back then! “Starlette Cake™” was born when Michèle was herself looking for ways to eat healthy  for pleasure and without guilt.   We met recently in Beverly Hills on a beautiful California morning with the sun peeking and a mild breeze passing through the Palm trees. Michèle graciously welcomed … Continue reading Michèle La Porta, Creator of Starlette Cake™

My Dinner with Food Critic Sophie Gayot


My Dinner with Food Critic Sophie Gayot World-renowned food critic Sophie Gayot is one Very Inspired Person with a French Twist in LA!  You can read more about our interview in between bites on “Sophie Gayot and the Good Life!” We met  recently at a new trendy restaurant:  Bow & Truss Restaurant  a Latin American restaurant in the NOHO District recently voted one of Gayot’s 2012  Top 10 LA New & Notable Restaurants! As Sophie’s guest, I was honored to join in the tasting of all the dishes to my great delight (I am such a “gourmande”) Here is  an … Continue reading My Dinner with Food Critic Sophie Gayot