Category Archives: Culture

Gay Pride Parade

French Word of the Day: l’homosexualité (lome-oh sex-ewe-al-it-eh)- homosexuality I had never been to a Gay Pride Parade, and I figured it was about time after 25 years.  If you don’t love color, you should probably skip this post. My friends … Continue reading

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Panda Cam

French Word of the Day: le panda – panda This has made me lose all productivity today.  But really, how can you have a bad day when there’s this much cute in the world?

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How to Quote

French Word of the Day: citation (see-tah-see-own)- quote As an expert procrastinator, I love to look at motivational quotes.  These quotes never motivate me, but I feel like finding them is me being extremely productive.  Oprah has kindly dedicated her … Continue reading

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Thank You for the Information

French Word(s) of the Day: les parents (lay pair-awn)- the parents Because I’ve been to France, everyone emails me anytime anything even remotely related to France, the French, or French words appears in the news or their lives. Someone going … Continue reading

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Transportation

French Word of the Day: Métro (met-row)- metro I love public transportation.  It lets me walk and think.  I don’t have to worry about hitting anyone while reading, because someone else is driving. Paris has an amazing system.  You pretty … Continue reading

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Culture and Racism

French Word of the Day: noir (new-ar)- black I don’t normally get political on this blog, but this event came just in time for the start of Black History Month in the States. French Elle has published a controversial article … Continue reading

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