Drawing Lessons by Patricia Sands

2 Nov

Patricia Sands, the author of the Love in Provence series returns to the South of France with a poignant portrait of a woman who must learn how to create a new life for herself… Sixty-two-year-old Arianna arrives in the South of France for a two-week artists’ workshop full of anticipation but burdened by guilt. Back […]

The post Drawing Lessons by Patricia Sands appeared first on The Good Life France.

My Good Life in France

22 Apr

I’ve gone and written a book about my life in France! It all began on a dismal day in February when I left London with my husband to take my Dad to buy some wine in France on a day trip.  When my Mum died my Dad would drink a bit too much whisky at […]

The post My Good Life in France appeared first on The Good Life France.

Paris introduces mandatory pollution stickers for vehicles

8 Feb

The authorities in Paris, Lyon and Grenoble have introduced a scheme which means that all vehicles in those cities must display a sticker which reflects their carbon emissions. It’s in the name of pollution control and with immediate effect (Feb 2017) failure to display the mandatory stickers, including foreign vehicles, may result in a fine of […]

The post Paris introduces mandatory pollution stickers for vehicles appeared first on The Good Life France.

Win French lessons by video

27 Jan

We’ve got a set of French lessons by video to give away. 8 video lessons with acclaimed French teacher Geri Metz whose core teaching focuses on helping you to correctly form and pronounce French words and sound authentically French, unlearning the “Anglo-American mouth”. Geri teaches you to finesse your French and sound more like a […]

The post Win French lessons by video appeared first on The Good Life France.

Newsletter from Frosty France!

20 Jan

Bonjour Here in France we’ve been through a bit of a cold spell the last week. Even in the normally not too frosty south, my friends have been complaining of below zero temperatures. I quite like it when it’s cold out. After several years here, I’ve got the hang of making sure there’s enough wood […]

The post Newsletter from Frosty France! appeared first on The Good Life France.