Like Mathilde Thomas, Caudalie’s founder, wrote in her book « The French Beauty Solution » – your French maman wouldn’t be shocked if you drank a bottle a wine in an evening, but she would be horrified if you went to bed without removing your makeup. Indeed, each woman has a different makeup routine, yet if you’re respectful of the skin you’re… Read more
Two weeks ago Charles and I flew back to France to live an experience we will probably never forget – a couple of days in the luxurious yet bucolic Sources de Caudalie; a place known as one of the most visually stunning spa resorts in the world. Although I knew Bordeaux from previous trips, I never had the opportunity to travel beyond the city… Read more
Some like it hot, some like it cold, some like it mild and some like it bold – guess what will be the subject of today’s post? Coffee of course! Recently Nespresso challenged me into blind testing its new limited editions : the Arabica Ethiopia Harrar and the Robusta Uganda. Being a coffee addict and a long term client of the brand… Read more
The very first time I heard about the watch and fine jewelry collections from Ralph Lauren was last summer; Charles and I were having a meeting with the brand’s representative in one of my favorite spots in Geneva. I shared what I knew and loved about the brand; that their shows during NYFW were grand, and that every member of my family had at… Read more
Freshly back from beautiful Marrakech, I honestly still can’t get over my first moroccan experience. And that, in a good way.
For the second part of our trip we were so lucky as to stay at the luxurious yet intimate La Sultana hotel that is ideally situated inside the Imperial City walls in the « golden triangle ». Five riads have been… Read more
If you follow me on social medias you might have already got the news: yesterday evening Charles and I announced my pregnancy, a candid picture of my second echographs that soon attracted many « OMGs », likes, comments, private messages, emails and tons, literally tons of questions. Kylie Jenner’s strategy being way too hard to follow for my over-excited self, I decided… Read more
No matter how much I love travelling and experiencing new places and lifestyles, a couple of months ago I started noticing that my skin was far from appreciating the constant change, whether of locations or routines, and tiredness began to appear instead of my oh-how-desired glow. Blame it on my wish to be constantly over-present, over-punctual and over-perfectionist, I ended up over-exhausted yet unable… Read more