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How to Blush Like a French Girl

“The most beautiful makeup for a woman is passion. But cosmetics are easier to buy.” -Yves Saint Laurent A Parisian will never overdo it on her makeup, but she’s definitely got a few makeup tricks up her sleeve. Here’s how I fake (and boy do I mean fake!) an awake […]

Lifestyle, Travel

Confession: Why I Hate the Eiffel Tower

Can you picture Paris without the Eiffel Tower? I can. And so can many Parisians. The truth is that I don’t really like the landmark and – while I’m blowing your mind – here’s another confession: I lived in Paris for 6 months without even so much as one step […]


Park to Table: Shaun Motoda of Tag Raw

Oh, landlocked Colorado — it must be a tough job to be a raw fish specialist in a city without oceans, but Hawaii’s gift to Denver, Shaun Motoda, can make seafood so delicious you can almost feel the ocean breeze when you take a bite. When the weather is warm, […]

Lifestyle, Reviews

Top 5 Films at the J’adore! French Film Festival

This past weekend, I had the pleasure of attending Denver’s J’adore: Focus on French Language Cinema presented by TV 5 Monde at the SIE Film Center. Amidst all the food and cheese and wine, there were some incredible films, many of which will be coming back for a full run […]