city escapes // exploring the french countryside

There were many things I hoped to achieve by spending one year in France and now, here we are—almost on the other side. We’re older, we’re wiser (well, at least the hubs is; he’s officially a monsieur of business administration, after all). We’re not much more fluent in French than the day we moved in, and I never did learn how to make croissants entirely on my own and from scratch… and yes, fine, the metric system continues to stump me both in the kitchen and on the road. But we made it.  BUT! Despite what we might be lacking as short-term American expats in France, it wasn’t all a wash. I mean, obviously it…

View Post