America the Beautiful.

Well, here goes the very last blog post for Christopher, quotidien. I arrived home last night, which means my adventure as a language assistant in France is over.  As I said in my… Continue reading

Goodbye, Dreux.

Well, the time has come for me to pack my bags and head back to the States.  It’s hard to believe that this experience has come to an end, but I am grateful… Continue reading

La Chapelle royale de Dreux, finally visited.

On my last day in Dreux, the best thing to do was to finally visit the only famous monument in the town–the Royal Chapel.  Click here to read all about it, from one… Continue reading


Some puppets hanging in the restaurant where the teacher’s had my going away party.  What a great evening we had over good food, wine, and laughs.  I am getting really sad to be… Continue reading

Cathédrale de Chartres.

The famous cathedral in Chartres, seen from a distance, behind some trees.

Le Château de la Belle au Bois Dormant.

Had a wonderful day today at Disneyland Resort Paris!

Five Days Left.

With only five days left in France, I’ve had to stock up on all of the French products I like.  Body wash, deodorant, cologne, and of course, spéculoos!

Spéculoos cheesecake.

I couldn’t resist.

Brass Band, St. Michel.

(photo from Saturday, May 5) A great brass band that was playing just next to the fontaine St. Michel in Paris.  I like the guy playing the tuba in the silly yellow pants!… Continue reading

Pompidou’s Private Apartments.

(photo from Friday, May 4) A colorful room designed by Agam, an Isreali artist and designer who worked in Paris, for the antechamber of the private apartments of former French president, Georges Pompidou. … Continue reading