Basking in the Sun on the Westin Paris Terrace

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Paris in the summer is glorious. Le soleil, rosé, people-watching – I can’t think of a better way to wind down in the city than on a terrace, basking in the sunshine. There are a million and one stellar articles on … Continue reading

Weekend in Paris | What is it actually like?

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They say that New York is the city that never sleeps, but I beg to differ; Paris can definitely give it a run for its money. These past few weeks have been a bit insane, which to be honest, I … Continue reading

New York Fashion Week | Nobody does it like Oscar

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Perfection. The designs of Oscar de la Renta are stunningly feminine, with eye-catching colors and soft silhouettes. They compliment a woman’s figure. They are ageless and classic. For me, Oscar de la Renta is elegance defined. The variety of materials … Continue reading

Merci for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award! | 7 Random Facts About PatriciaParisienne

Wow! Thank you so much for this award, A French American Life! Here are the award’s rules: First: Link back to the page that nominates you (Merci, A French American Life!) A lover of words and the world, I started my blog … Continue reading

Photographing the Opera | Palais Garnier

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Paris in the sunshine is one of the most beautiful sights in the world. As an aspiring opera singer and mezzo soprano, I am always inspired by the Opera Garnier. When Claire suggested a trip there to check out some … Continue reading

Raimo | Gourmet Ice Cream Shop

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When it’s hot out, I want nothing more than an ice cold drink or treat. After a picnic in the Jardin de Reuilly with the very talented Hallie, we went on a walk and found ourselves in front of the … Continue reading