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

Incredible Eiffel Tower Trompe l’Oeil by French Artist JR


A few days ago Parisians woke up to find their iron lady engulfed in an incredible Trompe L'oeil, the work of JR French artist on the eve of Paris Déconfinement of the café terraces. This massive optical illusion reveals the Eiffel Tower emerging standing and riveted in between two precipices with a man flying over … Continue reading Incredible Eiffel Tower Trompe l’Oeil by French Artist JR

Bonne Fête des Mères or Happy Mother’s Day


Mother's Day or La Fête des Mères in France is celebrated the last Sunday of May or on May 30th unless it falls on Pentecost Day and in that case it will be moved to the first Sunday in June. Mother's Day is a day to honor all mothers and maternal bonds, including non biological … Continue reading Bonne Fête des Mères or Happy Mother’s Day

10 Stress Relief 3D Puzzles for Kids and Adults of All Ages


10 Stress Relief 3D Puzzles for Kids and Adults of All Ages Do you love making puzzles? 1000 pieces jigsaw puzzles are challenging enough but have you tried the  3D or  4D architectural detailed puzzles? They are an excellent way to spend an afternoon or a lazy at home day.  It's a fun and relaxing … Continue reading 10 Stress Relief 3D Puzzles for Kids and Adults of All Ages

Le Beaujolais Nouveau est arrivé! 2019


Le Beaujolais Nouveau est arrivé! It's that time of year again, Beaujolais Nouveau has arrived! The 3rd Thursday of November at exactly 12:01 AM marks the launch of the newly harvested wine the French call "Beaujolais Nouveau"  just in time to enjoy and celebrate with the  Thanksgiving meal! In the US, the most popular Beaujolais … Continue reading Le Beaujolais Nouveau est arrivé! 2019

#PrayforParis


"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: https://www.facebook.com/events/1517631855195812/ FRENCH PRESIDENT STATEMENT Président François Hollande  statement following the … Continue reading #PrayforParis

French Women Prefer Beauty “au naturel” !


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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