Category Archives: French / français

Paris Can Wait

Mary Kay came across this movie,Paris Can Wait, which somehow had not found itself in my range of radar. I am always game for something like this. Little did I know that this would totally capture so much of what … Continue reading

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‘Un village français’

It is interesting how sometimes something that is extremely popular manages to not be on our radar. Such is the case with ‘Un village français,’ a French televison series that was first seen on French TV in 2009. It has … Continue reading

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Quiet Kiddy Day (in French)?

I fooled the little one. We had just put her brother down for a nap and she had been begging to watch some ‘Frozen.’ I had just given away my second copy of the DVD; I had strangely been unaware … Continue reading

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Random thoughts of careers’ past

It is cold. Finally! Not that I really necessarily enjoy the cold, although I do enjoy seasonal changes, it is just that I want things to be as they should and although I have enjoyed this fall, it felt almost … Continue reading

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The beard and the ‘tale of the traveling hat’

Friday morning was yet another day when my facial hair seemed to be a conversation starter. MK and I were at Leonidas in Northbrook having a latte and croissant after having had an early start to the day. We had … Continue reading

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