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Everyday life

Just an ordinary morning in France

Outside it is really cold. I am trying to escape the icy temperatures that freeze you to the bone. I’m sitting in a café, waiting for a friend to arrive. Being there early I order a café crème and…

Everyday life Thoughts

Kiss kiss hello

Do you cheek kiss, hug, shake hands, wave or something when greeting someone? Do you do a mix depending on the situation or the person being a friend, a colleague, an acquaintance, a family member or…

Everyday life

The sun is shining

The sun is shining, that’s it, I’m wearing a short sleeves t-shirt! The sun is shining and suddenly I’m super duper warm, I’m melting, I’m liquefying, it’s bloody 30°C all of sudden. Yesterday we…

Everyday life

Crossing the street

Have you ever considered crossing the street in France requires a certain amount of courage? It is quite a dangerous adventure. For cars to stop at the zebra crossing to give way to a family is by…