Taking 2017 head on

I’m jumping on the “end of the year-happy new year” bandwagon a bit late but believe it or not I was busy spending quality times with loved ones. And eating. Of course. 2016 is over… It is a relief for many who want to see the new year in an optimistic light. I really want to…

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Pic de pollution à Paris

Petite carte postale de Paris, il y a 10 jours. Ou quand les transports en commun étaient gratuits. Vous dites pic de pollution, et on s’imagine Paris disparaitre sous un nuage. Mais non, le ciel bleu était toujours là, et la douce lumière d’hiver, un peu estompée par le nuage de pollution tant redouté, était…

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Lunch at Ellsworth

I am not dead. Although I’m not very much alive either… Still recovering from illness and exhaustion. But I am very sorry to see how the intense Oxford student life has led me to neglect a blog that I absolutely love writing. However, I am on “holiday” at the moment, and can finally sit down to…

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Paris est une fête

Ceux qui me connaissent sauront que je ne fais pas partie des adorateurs de Hemingway, et encore moins de son livre A moveable feast dont j’adore néanmoins, et bien malgré moi, la traduction du titre. Oui: Paris est une fête. Pas la “fête” que je lis dans les passages de l’ami Ernest, mais la fête dans…

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Incontournables plaisirs parisiens

Having been away from Paris for a week, I’m already planning my next trip back as soon as term ends, and have started craving the little things that make Parisian life so special. Other than my love for croissants and pains au chocolat (which you all already know about), these are my absolute must-guilty pleasures…

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