Category Expat in Paris

Summertime & the living is sweet…

Sometimes in life, all a girl needs is some sugar, her thoughts and a good little notebook in which to make her lists. In a rare moment of quiet and solitude after a whirlwind of a past few weeks, La Durée on the 1st floor of Printemps served as my solace.  Life feels good… and a […]

Ramadan Kareem

I’d like to take this opportunity to wish all those fasting in Paris and across the world – including my wonderful personal trainer Mourad – a very blessed Ramadan.  May all your prayers be answered, all your fasts be accepted and may this holiest of months bring you all the peace and love in the world. Ramadan […]


  February 9 2012:  thefakeparisienne was born March 29 2013: she had 50 followers Today: she has 100 followers Thank-you all humbly for your loyalty, your interest and your comments.  You make me feel like my Parisian adventures don’t fall on deaf ears.  It is thanks to every one of you that I continue to (manically) […]

Salut encore de Pau!

Being a corporate expat in Paris entitles me to many wonderful perks.  One of those includes 150 hours of complementary private French classes including an immersion program. For my company, an immersion program basically entails being flown to Pau in the South-West of France and staying with a French family.  By day, you are treated […]

Moral of the day – Paris style

Ladies – most of you will relate to me here!  ba&sh certainly knew how to turn even the heads of men (oh yeah!) as we walked passed this innocent-looking shop window yesterday.  When will our men understand that our motivation to shop is genuinely fueled by a greater cause? I mean really guys, how about […]

Love, Mama xx

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