Vegan in France

Some people traveling to France are vegan. What can they expect as far as vegan food options and vegan customs in France? What is the French vegan vocabulary? [Read More...]

Last Sea Bath of the Year

Share the experience of a young Australian French immersion student as she signs up for the last bath of the year in the middle of the Brittany winter ! Practice your French with her bilingual story. [Read More...]

French Christmas Dialogue (With Audio)

For the Holidays, Olivier and I recorded a realistic French Christmas dialogue to introduce you to both the French traditions and precise French vocabulary used in around Xmas in France. This post comes with audio. Enjoy, and happy holidays! [Read More...]

The French Telethon

Early December, a huge solidarity movement takes over the French media: it's "le téléthon", a fund raiser / awareness movement to fight myopathies. Practice your French with this bilingual article + videos. [Read More...]

French Traditions for “Black Friday” + Video

What does "Black Friday" mean and is it popular in France? This article in the form of an easy French English bilingual story takes a closer look at the vocabulary and French traditions for the huge American after Thanksgiving sale called "Black Friday" and the one held on the next Monday called "Cyber Monday". [Read More...]

Thank You in French

Saying 'thank you' in French is easy: one word: "merci" (mair see). But it's not the only way. What about saying "you're welcome?" or expressing your gratitude in French? [Read More...]

La Toussaint

What is La Toussaint? Learn the French traditions of All Saints' Day in France, both a Catholic holiday and an important day for families, and practice your French with this bilingual easy story. [Read More...]