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    How We’re Going Green At Home

    March 6, 2018

    The Frenchman and I have been trying to be more conscientious of our footprint and we’ve been increasing our efforts to live more eco-friendly.  Not only is it good for the environment… it’s good for you, makes you feel good, and can also save you money!  We’ve been remembering to bring our reusable bags to the grocery store and the farmer’s market.  I also try to be more mindful of the cleaning products we purchase and recently invested in glass…

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    Griffith Observatory

    One of the Frenchman’s best friends came to visit us from Belgium for a weekend stopover on his way to Las Vegas. It’s hard to decide what makes the cut for two days in…

    February 8, 2018
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    California Lifestyle Travel

    An Autumn Beach Day

    The great thing about living in Southern California is that the weather is temperate enough to allow for beachgoing all year round. And although it’s counterintuitive, my favorite time of the year to go…

    January 30, 2018
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    Croquembouche: The French Wedding Cake

    It’s #weddingwednesday!  I’ll be posting about our destination wedding in France on Wednesdays.  As an event and wedding coordinator, it’s fun for me to share the process and I hope I can help out…

    January 3, 2018
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    Happy New Year!

    2017 has been quite the eventful year. Much of it full of happy moments, albeit quite stressful and time consuming (talking about the wedding planning here). Now is the time to be looking ahead…

    January 1, 2018
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    Bon Thanksgiving!

    Happy Thanksgiving! Gathering family and friends around the table to eat delicious food and drink wine = the perfect holiday. Being with the Frenchman who didn’t grow up with this all-American tradition, I sort of…

    November 23, 2017
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    Planning a destination wedding in France: Pros & Cons

    It’s #weddingwednesday!  I’ll be posting about our destination wedding France on Wednesdays (realistically, twice a month).  As an event and wedding coordinator, it’s fun for me to share the process and I hope I…

    November 15, 2017
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    Our Annual Holiday Cards

    I love snail mail (both receiving and sending).  The three major occasions I send out cards is for birthdays, thank yous, and for the holidays.  I always look forward to the end of the…

    October 27, 2017