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My two pence on Frozen

My two pence on Frozen

Photo from wikipedia WARNING: If you’re one of the 2 people who haven’t yet seen the film, this post contains spoilers for the 2013 Disney movie Frozen. Much virtual ink has been spilt already over Disney’s most recent animation ‘Frozen’, how beautiful it looks, its catchy songs, its lovely depiction of sisterly affection, its message […]

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French Literature Hurts My Head

French Literature Hurts My Head

The other day, my husband was wondering out loud if our four-months-old daughter would become an avid reader like her mother. I am responsible for the three-quarters of our bookshelves’ content at home and I always have a book on the go so I suppose he might be right about me. I have always loved reading. […]

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Kissing Tradition Goodbye

Kissing Tradition Goodbye

Someone asked me the other day if I missed the French tradition of kissing people on the cheek, ‘faire la bise’ in the local linguo, when I greet them. It took only a few seconds to think about it before I responded no. I have a confession to make. When I left France all these […]

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