14 juillet 2020


  French President Emmanuel Macron hosted a symbolic Bastille Day parade in Paris, France today Tuesday July 14, 2020 highlighted by jets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France flying past the Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel to celebrate the heroes of the fight against Covid-19, including medical workers, cashiers and postal workers.   Pinterest Twitter Facebook Instagram ©Copyright French A L.A Carte Blog … Continue reading 14 juillet 2020

French Take-Out, Curbside, Delivery Orders in DFW Metroplex


Local restaurants have taken a huge economic loss due to the coronavirus shutdown. Let’s support our local businesses during this difficult time for everyone in Texas. On the French side, we have found a couple places that offer Take-Out, Curbside or Delivery in the DFW Metroplex when you have that special craving for French goodies like bistro foods, French bread & baguettes, croissants, crêpes, or macarons! (more to … Continue reading French Take-Out, Curbside, Delivery Orders in DFW Metroplex

Newport Beach Film Festival French Spotlight – COVID-19 Update


Due to the unprecedented outbreak of Covid – 19 (Coronavirus), the Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF) has announced that the annual event will now be held August 6th – August 13th, 2020 in and around Newport Beach, CA. In the meantime check out the program and stay healthy & safe!   Pinterest Twitter Facebook Instagram © Copyright 2020 French A L.A Carte Blog French Culture … Continue reading Newport Beach Film Festival French Spotlight – COVID-19 Update

LVMH French Perfume Houses Manufacture Free Hydroalcoholic Gel


In the midst of the global pandemic COVID-19, the world leader in luxury LVMH and the parent company of French luxury brands such as the Christian Dior, Guerlain, and Givenchy are standing together in solidarity and “corporate philanthropy”.  Since earlier this week, these French Perfume Houses have halted perfume production and are busy manufacturing & providing free hydroalcoholic gel hand sanitizer in very large quantities to help the … Continue reading LVMH French Perfume Houses Manufacture Free Hydroalcoholic Gel

The Best Natural French Soaps: Savon de Marseille


The best natural French soaps have been made for centuries in Marseille. The Genuine Savon de Marseille soap cube is 100% natural, made only with vegetable oils (72% olive oil), with no added fragrance, coloring, and additives. It is free of petroleum-based products and animal fats, unlike most of the other soaps and shower gels on the market. Savon de Marseille is an entirely natural … Continue reading The Best Natural French Soaps: Savon de Marseille

No More “Bise” or Handshake in France


In France, the customary “faire la bise” greeting by kissing on the cheek as well as  “se serrer la main” handshakes have been discouraged as precautionary measures to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus as per French Health Minister Olivier Véran. To help protect your health and that of others: Wash hands with soaps regularly  Use hand sanitizer  Cough and sneeze in the elbow  Greet … Continue reading No More “Bise” or Handshake in France