Today is the first day of the summer sales! Many stores opened at a very-early-for-Paris 8 a.m. this morning, with lines forming in front of the stores hours prior. While this is common in the US, in France it is … Continue reading
Happy Valentine’s Day!
I hope your Thursday is full of love and happiness. For me, Valentine’s Day has always been a day where I indulge in sweets, flowers, chocolate, and letting my friends and family know how much I care about them. I love that there is a day of the year devoted to love!
For those that are still looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift from Paris, here are a few suggestions. (FYI, these presents are not exclusively Valentine’s Day cadeaux. I assure you that they will be welcomed with open arms and big smiles year-round!)
1. Pierre Hermé macarons
1a. Because I love macarons so much and their gift boxes, Ladurée macarons
2. Veuve Clicquot champagne
3. Patrick Roger chocolates
4. Hermès scarf
6. Diptyque candles
7. Heurtault umbrella
8. A beautiful Varda flower arrangement
9. Angelina hot chocolate
10 . Mariage Frères tea (Pleine Lune is my favorite!)