Category Archives: Joie de Vivre

On Being Jaded

Loving Paris as I do, my Instagram feed is filled with hundreds of photos of the city of my dreams on any given day. On Facebook, I follow every page and blog I can find about Paris. I read articles … Continue reading

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Half the Woman and Twice the Survivor

As a teen, I was  chunky. The pre-teen and teen years were uncertain ones, living through a revolution and a war, moving from country to country and dealing with adolescent angst while trying to keep up with different languages and … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Francophile Bebe

Dreaming of Francophile Bebe by ati-loves-the-world featuring paris wall art Orla Kiely leather cross body purse $280 – orlakiely.com Paris wall art kidsroomtreasures.com Skip Hop Wall Decals Alphabet Zoo target.com UPPAbaby ‘CRUZ’ Stroller nordstrom.com Junior Gaultier FLORIDE Striped Set openingceremony.us Bonbon Couverture … Continue reading

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Goodbye! Hello!

It’s 2:00 in the afternoon on New Year’s Eve in Los Angeles. Just enough time for me to get sentimental and nostalgic about the year that’s ending and super excited about the one that’s about to begin. It’s a process … Continue reading

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Make Me A List Monday-November’s Bliss

I’ve been doing a lot of observing lately. I’ve noticed how absolutely prolific most bloggers I follow are. It’s truly admirable. Many bloggers have taken Sylvia Plath’s great quote seriously and literally: “… [e]verything in life is writable about if you have … Continue reading

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Perfect Sunday Afternoon

Perfect Sunday Afternoon by ati-loves-the-world featuring word wall art Kamali Kulture cat sunglassesshoplesnouvelles.com Velvet furniture$4,850 – mydeco.com Interlude small item storageinsideavenue.com Bicycle wall artmytwodesigners.com Metal home decorlampsplus.com Word wall artlampsplus.com Word wall artlampsplus.com Third Wall Art squared signnordstrom.com Rifle Paper Co pink … Continue reading

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Things I Leanred While I Took A Hiatus

It’s been a few weeks since I wrote an honest-to-goodness blog post. I write nearly everyday, in my journal and elsewhere, but nothing (in my biased opinion) worth publishing. As days went on, I moved from mild concern, to severely … Continue reading

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