Four-Year Blogging Anniversary

4 candles on a pink birthday cake with white and gold icing dripping down the sides

It’s been over four years since I quit my teaching gig and packed up my bags to join my Frenchman in France. The Américaine in France blog started as a way to keep me busy during the transition of an international move, but it has turned into so much more. I can’t thank you enough for joining me on this adventure! I am so grateful for this community that we’ve created together. Let’s celebrate with a roundup of highlights from four years of life in France.

Gain the Confidence to Drive Anywhere With Tripiamo

photo taken from the car on the left side of the road in Glencoe Scotland, light blue skies with fluffy clouds

Does the thought of driving in a foreign country feel daunting and stressful to you? While planning our travel to Scotland, Jonathan and I quickly realized that the best way for us to explore the country would be as a road trip adventure. So, we rented a car and put his name down on the rental agreement as the sole driver. No need for discussion on this point. There was absolutely no way this American was going to drive on the left side of the road in the UK, or so I thought…