There are some sites in Paris that we hear about and maybe visit once or twice in the time we’re here, and the Jardin des Plantes is one of those that doesn’t get nearly as much attention as it deserves. In this week’s blog post, SFP is going to show you why you should head to the Jardin des Plantes and what to do while you’re there!
As we are all aware Paris is rapidly climbing the trendy food chain with many new hot spots opening up all around the city. To keep up with this increasingly growing industry there’s a real need for Paris to expand it’s previously poor food delivery service with pizza and sushi being the only real choice of take out.
Fortunately for us, a new generation of food delivery services have come onto the market meaning that we can now order food from any place we want! Snack-based, international, gourmet or street-food style cuisine has now become available to us with the click of a few buttons and a very minimal waiting time. What more could we ask for in these cold wintery months?
Here’s a few of our favourite, tried and tested, food delivery services in Paris…
Photo credit Deliveroo
There is nothing like the joy of getting a package in the mail. With the explosion of subscription boxes like Birchbox and My Little Box over the past few years, more and more companies are popping up with delivery boxes filled with everything from beauty products to culinary items and even goodies for your pet. Below are some of our top picks to help spruce up your mail delivery each month!
Emma et Chloé
For: The Fashionista
Subscription Options: Monthly, 6-month, yearly
Price: 19.90 euro + 3 euro for shipping per month or 225 euro per year (free shipping)
Each month, the Emma et Chloé box will arrive with a bespoke piece of jewelry from a French creator with a value of 40 to 140 euro. You will learn about each creator and get a new piece of bling to add to your wardrobe! During your membership, you will also receive a 20% discount on all jewelry and accessories in their online shop.
Photo courtesy of Quejadore (gimmy-s-world)
For: The Parisienne
Subscription Options: Every Two Months, you decide if you want to purchase the box & have it delivered
Price: 24.90 euro for the Cocooning Box for Winter 2015/16 Continue reading
For our newest Expat Life series we’d like to introduce you to the lovely Emily Sell, founder of Ever After Press. A British expat living in Paris, Emily took the leap of faith and started her own wedding stationery company, presenting her creativity and business savvy to the world, and we’re glad she did! Her gorgeous designs are sure to make you swoon, and her picture-perfect Parisian life sure to make you fall in love with her.
1. What brought to you to Paris?
Moving to Paris was actually not something I ever planned on! I moved to Paris the Summer before last after my husband was offered a job here. We met whilst both living in Dubai, so Continue reading