Fashion to fromage: Best English blogs in France

From culinary fusion and Parisian fashion to language learning and a slice of fragrant fromage - The Local has compiled a list of the top blogs from France, in English.

Fashion to fromage: Best English blogs in France
Venessa Grall runs the highly successful Messy Nessy Chic blog.

Chocolate and Zucchini 

Not to be confused with experimental culinary fusion, Chocolate and Zucchini is a drooling concoction of recipes and food musings penned by Parisian Clotilde Dusoulier.

The former software engineer, turned French kitchen goddess, admits a simple cooking utensil gets her giddy these days.

“For the quintessential Parisian experience it’s important to find providers in your neighbourhood,” she advises. “Once they know you they will save you the best produce – it’s all part of the culture.”

The title represents her recipe for success – fresh and healthy versus nice and naughty. The proof of the pudding is in the eating – anyone for cacao and courgette pasta?

Secrets of Paris 

Not a fan of impressionist art? Then skip the capital’s countless museums is the advice from straight-talking travel writer and tour guide Heather Stimmler-Hall.