I'm Laura: New Yorker, wife to Parisian, mother to adorable bébé, lover of good food and all things French. Having lived for years in Paris, I love bringing little bits of the City of Light to our life in NYC.
ABOUT HUDSON & SEINE Newly launched in December 2015, Hudson & Seine is a place for Paris lovers (a.k.a. the world) to find creative and practical ways to include a little bit of the City of Light into everyday life. Whether you’re an expat living the dream in Paris, the Président de la République, or a Francophile who is dreaming of cobblestone streets and macarons but
Let's have a little chat about savon de Marseille, a miraculous French soap that is just as famous with beauty-loving millenials as it is with little old French ladies. It's super trendy, but did you know that 95% of soaps labeled savon de Marseille are imposters? I'll share what it is, what to look for when shopping for savon de Marseille, and what it can be used for. (Spoiler alert, you'll need to create an entire Pinterest board dedicated to this soap.) WHAT IS SAVON DE MARSEILLE? Savon de Marseille is an amazing, all-natural French soap that has so many uses. It's the French version of olive oil-based soap which has been … [Read More...]