Category Archives: Life

French Connections

May 3, 2016

French Connections | Alyssa Pacaut

This past weekend I went to a bachelorette party, something that is very different in your 30s than your 20s. For example, no one bats an eye when the bride announces she wants to go home early (because we’re all tired anyways) and the vodka goes untouched (but all the wine is gone). Though, some things never change and, ultimately, I got to spend the weekend chatting and laughing with some of my oldest gal pals. Heart you girls!

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A Day in the Life

March 8, 2016

A Day in the Life | modernfrenchblog.com

7:00 am: My brother is the first person to wish me happy birthday and simultaneously wakes me up. All is forgiven since the text message also comes from my 11-month old niece. Shortly thereafter, my parents sing happy birthday in perfect harmony over the phone.

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French Connections

January 26, 2016

French Connections | Alyssa Pacaut

We’ve had a nice, quiet start to the year here at Maison Pacaut. There has been lots of time to do New Years-y things like catch up with old friends, cook healthy meals, clean out closets, and dream in a big way. As always, I’m excited to see what the future will bring. A belated bonne année to you all!

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French Connections

November 25, 2015

French Connections | Alyssa Pacaut

Things are still a bit rough in France since the attacks, but I’m amazed by the outpour of love from everyone around the world. Humanity has a way of revealing itself in such a beautiful way during terrible times like these. But enough with all this heavy stuff! Here are some light links about Frenchie things for you. Hope you enjoy them while we continue to enjoy zee wine and cheese over here.

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French Connections

September 8, 2015

French Connections | Alyssa Pacaut

Did everyone have a lovely three-day weekend? My weekend was particularly lazy with lots of magazine flipping and wine sipping. Not that I’m complaining! Here’s a list of Frenchie-inspired links for all you Francophiles out there:

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