Old & New for Baby #2

Old & New for Baby #2

Pregnancy the second time around has been so different yet so familiar. What is wonderful about experiencing pregnancy for the second time is the reduced amount of anxiety. Every little symptom has not led to endless amounts of googling and scanning of forums looking...
12 Things…

12 Things…

I went on a real vacation to Kauai last week (a new blog post to follow shortly) and I feel amazing. I just realized that I didn’t know what it actually meant to take a vacation. It’s hard to understand when you don’t have real responsibilities before marriage, work...
How I Mastered the French Language

How I Mastered the French Language

My love for language preceded my love for French Culture. I was obsessed with foreign languages since early childhood. When my parents would let me pick out a book at a bookstore, I would buy things like “The Italian Traveler’s Vocabulary Book” at 7 years old. My love...
15 Lessons French Women Taught Me

15 Lessons French Women Taught Me

Since my first stay abroad, I have been impressed by French women young and old. The grace, confidence, charm, independence and style are inspiring. French women are truly a force to be reckoned with. Over the years, I have stayed with some wonderful French families,...