Let’s Celebrate! A Sweet Birthday Treat for a Francophile

I turned another year older last week. I'm not going to mention how old I am. You can do the math if you go back to my previous years' birthday post. With Illinois being in Phase 4 of the reopening (well, maybe Chicago is back at Phase 3), I will consider this a pandemic birthday. … Continue reading Let’s Celebrate! A Sweet Birthday Treat for a Francophile

French Friday! My Chanel-inspired Picks from Zara

Whoa! I'm on a Chanel kick lately! I mean, two Chanel-inspired posts in a row?! First our Chanel-inspired Halloween costumes on Monday and my Chanel-inspired pieces from Zara today. Yes, being a true Francophile, I'm a bit obsessed with Chanel. So let's keep this theme going. Last week, I was browsing on Zara's website to … Continue reading French Friday! My Chanel-inspired Picks from Zara

French Friday! 5 French Graphic Tees from Anthropologie That I Love

Back in March, I shared a fun French Friday post all about French graphic t-shirts. Did I tell you I'm a bit obsessed with them? Oui, oui! I just noticed that Anthropologie recently released more French graphic tees than I've ever seen them do before! As an avid Anthro shopper, I normally only see one … Continue reading French Friday! 5 French Graphic Tees from Anthropologie That I Love

French Friday! French Graphic Straw Beach Bags

First of all - happy Bastille Day!! I still haven't figured how we are going to celebrate Bastille Day yet...but if I had the day off, it would most likely be at the beach (with my cool French graphic beach bag)! In Chicago, the official Bastille Day celebration is tonight at Lycee Francais school in Ravenswood. … Continue reading French Friday! French Graphic Straw Beach Bags

Let’s Travel! Basque Country – A Day in Saint-Jean-de- Luz

Bonjour and happy French Friday! I debated on whether to share this as a French Friday post or a Travel post and I finally decided on Travel since it was part of our Basque Country trip. ******* Saint-Jean-de-Luz (or St-Jean-deLuz) is on the French side of the Basque Country or in southwest France and is about … Continue reading Let’s Travel! Basque Country – A Day in Saint-Jean-de- Luz