Posted in May 2012

Summer French Tutoring: Sessions 3 and 4

Summer French Tutoring: Sessions 3 and 4

Well I am moving right along with my tutoring sessions! I began this venture in hopes of practicing my speaking this summer but it has transformed into getting ahead…meaning: I was told today that I am going to be super ready to begin French 201 (Oral Communication and Reading comprehension, like French 4 at my … Continue reading

My recent Frenchy Purchases…

My recent Frenchy Purchases…

In preparation for my macaron making (I am sure you’re all tired of reading about this and seeing no results…soon my friends, very soon!) I have made some purchases as I mentioned the other day. but here are some more Frenchy purchases I have made recently…. sadly I cannot yet purchase a whole bottle, this … Continue reading

Summer French Tutoring: Session 2

Summer French Tutoring: Session 2

Round two of my summer French learning went well. A few things I noticed: a week is a long time between lessons, unless you really practice every day what you learned in the last session. I found that by the time we started looking at the work I did as “homework” I really didn’t remember … Continue reading

Secrets of Paris, Marseille and Bordeaux

Secrets of Paris, Marseille and Bordeaux

Looking for suggestions of awesomeness to do in these three cities: Paris Bordeaux Marseille During the times of late June early July. I have done the touristy things in Paris, I am looking for some stuff off the beaten path, ya know?   First trip to Bordeaux and Marseille so touristy things can still be … Continue reading

French-ify my Baking!

French-ify my Baking!

I am sooooo excited! Here’s the backstory…. almost a year ago my wonderful French boyfriend bought me the most amazing gift ever….why? Well first because he is awesome and probably because he wanted something (no, not necessarily that…haha). He bought me this: so the thing he wanted I am assuming was me to bake more. … Continue reading

Summer French Tutoring: Session 1

Summer French Tutoring: Session 1

Bonjour mes amis! I decided it would be fun to blog about my French tutoring sessions this summer. I just finished my first one and let me say…it is SO much better than taking a class. Yes, it is more expensive but I am a fan. Here is why: If I have a question I … Continue reading

How to Fake French

How to Fake French

This is exactly what I needed…who needs summer tutoring and French courses…. follow these steps: Now I am ready to live in France. Why was I ever worried?!? Knowing a few French people, being in situations where I cannot communicate but observe their responses and what not — this would totally work! Haha Thank you … Continue reading