Are you this guy? Remember… life isn’t only about work. 

Are you this guy? Remember… life isn’t only about work. 

Remember:  take time to break away and have some fun! We had a blast creating this video & finding the most amazing locations in Paris.  AGAIN AGAIN – Music performed by AFTERMOON Video  –  A Story developed & created by Steve Guibert & Bellanda Thank you to AFTERMOON for trusting us to create this clip for … Continue reading

REAL… NEW YORK BAGELS ARE NOW IN PARIS!

REAL… NEW YORK BAGELS ARE NOW IN PARIS!

Yes, you read that correctly. REAL… freshly baked, New York bagels are finally here! Some of you might ask yourself why I would even care with all the incredibly delicious French pastries everywhere. France has some of the best food/bread/pastries in the world, and when I first moved here I couldn’t get enough of those French goodies. After a while, … Continue reading

French Bread: Total Addiction!

French Bread: Total Addiction!

When people think of France, they often think of bread, cheese and wine. The products are so incredibly good that I have had countless meals consisting of just that, and would highly recommend it. However, before you run off and randomly pick a place to buy your bread, there are some things that you should know … Continue reading

Bellanda at International Women’s Day Party

Bellanda at International Women’s Day Party

Originally posted on Atelier Bellanda: Oil Paintings & One of a Kind Photographs:
Please join me, my paintings & more at the International Women’s Day Party! For more information/free registration, please click here: http://buff.ly/1dlb3LG ***I will post photos in the very near future for those of you who are unable to make it to the…

Returning to the Source: Starting Anew

Returning to the Source: Starting Anew

There is something about starting a new year that makes many evaluate the year that has just gone by. Over the last few weeks, I have heard and read an overwhelming amount of information about starting anew, broken promises, hopes, dreams, and about updating last year’s resolutions. Our eight year old, who happens to live a … Continue reading

Last Days of 2013 in Paris… Thank You For Making This An Awesome Year!

Last Days of 2013 in Paris… Thank You For Making This An Awesome Year!

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I began this Paris expat blog a little more than a year ago, but we now have 5100+ followers with visitors from 108 different countries across the planet. This has been an incredible blogging journey and I hope that you will accept my heartfelt thanks for such a wonderful reception.  I … Continue reading