Monthly Archives: July 2011

A Month of Sundays

This is a transcript of my most recent conversation with France. Me:  Bonjour France! France:  Oui, bonjour.   (France takes a sip of Pastis) Me:  Guess what?! France:  Quoi? Me:  My semester ends the first week of August; I’m so excited.  … Continue reading

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Sometimes they eat Vegetables in France

“Mais oui, there are vegetables in the dish; it is a fondue with mushrooms.” Over the past weekend, MB, my parents and I journeyed through Provence.  A region full of stereotypes about how beautiful it is and how great the … Continue reading

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Which way do we go?

My parents arrived in France yesterday afternoon.  MB is still in the Philippines so it is my duty to escort them around.  This may not sound like a daunting task but for the past 6 months I have been so … Continue reading

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