Pucker Up! How to Find The Best Lipstick for You

Pucker Up! How to Find The Best Lipstick for You

In honor National Lipstick Day (July 29), take the quiz below to find the ride shade of lip color for you. Source: Lipstick Quiz - YouBeauty Want to find your best "French Girl" color? Be sure to check out the lip color favorites from these Paris beauties.   Continue reading

Princess Diana’s Best Fashion Looks

Princess Diana’s Best Fashion Looks

Her life and fashion sense captivated the world. While listening to the radio on my way to work, the DJ asked listeners which celebrities/icons from the 90s we remembered the most. I immediately thought of Princess Diana. She had grace, beauty, a caring nature and an impeccable sense of fashion for Continue reading

10 Tips for the Ultimate Summer Staycation

  Can't afford a major getaway? No problem! Learn to love your hometown by planning a "staycation." Source: 10 Tips for the Ultimate Summer Staycation Continue reading

Happy Bastille Day

Happy Bastille Day

  Bonjour and Happy Bastille Day! In honor of the French Fete, I'm indulging in a creme cafe and a lovely, buttery croissant. I'll be savoring my a French breakfast and dreaming of my next Oui Please surprise! Ciao! Continue reading

Holiday with Hats and Horses

Holiday with Hats and Horses

I am not a gambler, but there is something about a horse racing track that makes me smile. Whether it's the hint of mint julep in the air or that 2015 saw our first Triple Crown winner in 37 years, this July 4th weekend, I was reminded how fun and exciting horse racing can be. Top 5 Reasons to Continue reading

8 Countries, 8 Souvenirs

8 Countries, 8 Souvenirs

(Photo source) Heading overseas this summer? Be sure to leave room in your suitcase for a few mementos from each country. If you're not sure what each country is known for, check out these popular items: England: Although some sites suggest Cadbury chocolate as a must for a souvenir, England Continue reading

Carpe Diem in Rome

Carpe Diem in Rome

Last week, I was awarded my company's top honor (yes, I actually have a day job). The honor was a complete surprise and included recognition in front of over 1,000 of my colleagues as well as an all expenses paid trip to Rome for two! After many hugs and photos, I finally realized that I was not Continue reading

Discover the Beauty of Provence

Discover the Beauty of Provence

It's finally arrived! My third parcel from Oui Please, a subscription service that features full-size, unique beauty and lifestyle products from France. Albeit a bit late on arrival, the latest parcel featured 12 products from Provence, which just happens to be my favorite place to visit in Continue reading

Top 10 Destinations for Wine Enthusiasts

Top 10 Destinations for Wine Enthusiasts

(photo source) Love to travel and drink wine? Why not combine the two! Sure, sipping your way around Napa and Sonoma can be amazing and should be on any wine-lover’s bucket list. However, discovering the “undiscovered” wine destinations can add a whole new appreciation to wine tasting, not to Continue reading

Europeans Drink Their Way Slim

Europeans Drink Their Way Slim

When traveling to Europe, it is quite apparent who is actually a European local and who is a tourist, especially an American tourist. Beyond clothes plastered with store logos and their inability to speak anything other than English, American tourists may also stand out – literally - due to their Continue reading

Happy Anniversary Eiffel Tower

Happy Anniversary Eiffel Tower

Today marks the 126th Anniversary when the Eiffel Tower was open to the public. See the Eiffel Tower in photos, from 1887 through today! Ciao! Continue reading

Heels or Flats? What Would a French Girl Do?

Heels or Flats? What Would a French Girl Do?

(Photo source) I’ve never been a fan of long dresses, nor have I liked flat shoes. As someone who is 5’ 1’’, long dresses tend to be a foot too long, dragging along the floor like a train, and not in the elegant Princess Diana way. And flat shoes? Sure they’re cute, but after 5 minutes I am Continue reading