Getting French Nationality: The Beginners Guide!

Getting French Nationality: The Beginners Guide!

Like so many other Brits abroad, this was my reaction when I woke up to the results of the Brexit vote. To say I was in shock is an understatement and although I had a horrible feeling that the UK would vote to leave, I was still¬†hoping that it wouldn’t come to... read more
Becoming Bilingual – a How to Guide!

Becoming Bilingual – a How to Guide!

One of the most common questions people ask me as an expatriate is: “How did you become bilingual?” The funny thing is, it’s often difficult to explain how I got to where I am now. I know I worked hard and I practiced as much as possible but one day... read more
France je t’aime, but not your bureaucracy!

France je t’aime, but not your bureaucracy!

There are so many things that I love about my life in France that I almost feel like I could write a list as long as J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings! I love the smell of fresh croissants in the morning and the view of the Eiffel Tower from my desk. I... read more