Category Archives: Play

September in the Medoc, France

September in the Medoc was in-cre-di-ble… And as a bonus Mother Nature seems to be granting locals with quite a 2014 harvest. N2S, don’t change a thing for next year! Chill in the picturesque village of Bages during the Marathon des Châteaux du Medoc. … Continue reading

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Shooting cars last weekend – Bordeaux, France

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Upper Style – Bordeaux, France

Here’s an experience I didn’t expect to write about: my first haircut in Bordeaux! Meet Claude, a New York hair stylist and colorist turned part-time Bordeaux hedonist and gentlemen farmer, and Joël, his right hand man from the hospitality sector … Continue reading

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Martone Cycling hits Paris

Sun is finally really here… a beautiful day of Spring in Paris! Time to head to Colette to check out the collection of super sleek Martone bicycles unveiled last night for the first time in France. Learn all about it here. Happy … Continue reading

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L’Eclair de Génie, Paris IV – France

Ce weekend, je me suis arrêtée par curiosité devant une vitrine très colorée, alors que je me baladais dans les ruelles  enneigées du Marais. Caramel, pistache, rose bonbon, chocolat, vanille, orange… que d’éclairs! C’était donc là. Lu et ajouté à ma … Continue reading

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Tis the season for the Paris Aquarium

It’s gray. It’s cold. It’s Sunday. You’re in Paris with the kids and wondering what to do? Head to the Paris Aquarium and cinema near Trocadero. You’ll warm up in seconds as you recall your last dive in exotic waters (43 … Continue reading

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Le Rocketship, Paris IX – France

In this age of tech-now-self, I am often surprised by the appreciation one can gain from taking the time to strike up a spontaneous conversation with the owner of a shop or clients therein. Small independent businesses are ideal for … Continue reading

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