Bubble Waffles and Boba Tea at Cha + tea bar, Orleans France

Bubble Waffles and Boba Tea at Cha + tea bar, Orleans France

Want to know where to get an amazing sweet treat while visiting Orleans? Cha + tea bar is the place to go! Whether you're looking for a thirst quenching Boba tea with a variety of options and flavors, or if you are looking to satisfy your sweet tooth and go all out with a GIANT [...]

Tips on bringing your pet abroad!

Tips on bringing your pet abroad!

So you want to bring your pet abroad? Here are the steps I took for getting my dog from the United States (Florida) all the way to France! I'm writing this post about my experience bringing my dog Bentley (but he's more like my baby) abroad from the US to France.. BUT this could very [...]

Getting settled in our new home, Orleans France! Les Pieds Dans Le plat

Getting settled in our new home, Orleans France! Les Pieds Dans Le plat

After spending the summer in Paris, my husband and I are finally getting settled into our new apartment in Orleans, where we will be living this year for his basketball season. When I first arrived in France this past March we were living in Rouen, which was a place unlike any other that I've been [...]

How to validate your French long stay visa once you have arrived in France/ OFFI paperwork process.

How to validate your French long stay  visa once you have arrived in France/ OFFI paperwork process.

  Welcome back! and for anyone who obtained their French long stay visa.. Congrats! So, after you've received your long stay visa the work isn't over after you've arrived in France. It is super important to start the next steps of getting your visa validated as soon as you arrive. Your long stay visa will [...]

How to obtain a French long stay visitor visa

How to obtain a French long stay visitor visa

The struggle of obtaining a French long stay visitor visa..   My decision to move to France has been one of the most exciting yet difficult decisions I have ever made. Before our wedding this past summer, my husband and I were in a long distance relationship while I was living in Los Angeles and he [...]