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20
Mar

Happy / Bonheur

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Aujourd’hui est la Journée internationale du Bonheur / Today is the International Day of Happiness!   Share now / Partage maintenant!

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16
Mar

France Imposes Driving Restrictions As Smog Worsens

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Source: gensgaia France will introduce driving restrictions in Paris on Monday to tackle dangerous pollution levels, the first such ban in twenty years as politicians try to get rid of health-threatening smog days before municiple elections. Paris is more prone to smog than other European capitals because of France’s diesel […]

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13
Mar

A question about movies

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Caroline asked us to recommend some French movies – here’s the trailer to one of our favorites from 2001: “Amélie” with a great soundtrack from Yann Tiersen. “Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amélie Poulain est un film français réalisé par Jean-Pierre Jeunet et sorti en 2001. Il s’agit d’une comédie romantique écrite […]

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10
Mar

Macarons!

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One of the best ones we’ve ever tasted are from Ladurée – the famous Parisian “Maison de Macarons” that started in 1862… Share now / Partage maintenant!

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