Although I am a bit scared for my move to France, I am also extremely excited. I want to make the most of my time abroad (which will be at least one year, but could be extended for who knows how long). So I’ve compiled a list of things (some a bit crazy) to do […]
I don’t usually do “how to” posts, but I have seen a definite lack of useful how to posts regarding au pairing (specifically in Paris). Obviously I don’t know everything, but hopefully this will help make your search easier. Here’s what I’ve learned since starting my search a few days after Christmas to saying yes […]
Today is laundry day, which means I ran out of underwear. Today I’ve thought about all the places I’ve done laundry. Whenever I’m home with my family I get to do laundry inside, at my house, without having to drive or walk to the washer and dryer, which is honestly a super big privilege. My […]
Questions I have about Paris (my home starting this June): Is there iced coffee? Will I be mocked if I drink iced coffee? I NEED ICED COFFEE Can I run out of my cab like the girls in “Tout qui ce Brille”? Am I fully grasping how much bigger Paris is than Manhattan? Can I […]
I’m going to be in NYC all summer! Do you have an “NYC Dare” for me?
Some might say it’s risky to take fruit from a stranger, but I was already on a sketchy bus, so what the hay!