Do you have someone on your holiday gift list who's a fan of all things French? Need help finding something they'll love? Here are some gift ideas that are sure to please (Updated in 2019)
I happened to be in town when the Glossier Pop-Up in Seattle opened, so I had to check it out (Please note: the Seattle Pop-Up closed on July 7, 2019)
My first Glossier order: Bubblewrap and Balm Dotcom Trio
I learned about Decathlon during my involvement with the Bastille Day SF 2018 event. I volunteered at the Kids’ Playground area, where the youngest guests got to play with Decathlon products, like Turnball, soccer balls, and badminton racquets. The giant sporting goods retailer, which opened its first store in 1976 in Lille, France, recently welcomed … Continue reading First Decathlon Superstore in United States Opens in Emeryville, California
Fenty Beauty is a new cosmetics brand created by the talented, beautiful, and top-selling music artist, Rihanna! The first product I wanted to try was the Mattemoiselle Plush Matte Lipstick. Each 1.7 g/ 0.06 oz octagon-shaped tube of lipstick sells for $18 at Sephora or online. Since it's shiny, you can use the cap as … Continue reading Fenty Beauty Mattemoiselle Plush Matte Lipstick in Spanked
My sensitive skin makes it impossible to wear makeup without me wanting to scratch my face off. As a result, I don’t wear a lot of it. When I want a little color, I usually pinch my cheeks like ladies from the Victorian era were known to do! Most days, I wear tinted moisturizer and … Continue reading Organic and Vegan Makeup: French Girl Le Lip Tint in Claire
my favorite gift card this season features beret-wearing chickens
Are you looking for things with a Paris theme? Here are 6 items inspired by the French capital that have recently caught my eye
As I walked to my bus stop, someone outside the Alma-Marceau métro station in Paris handed me a perfume sample. I thought: For how many people will it become their favorite or maybe even their signature scent? For how many people will this fragrance be life-changing?
I took a quick trip to the mall this weekend and I saw dozens of items, mostly clothing, that any Francophile would appreciate! Here are a few of my favorites.