The French have a colorful word for what we scaredy cats feel. Read on. Photo of Italian door taken in Aciereale, Sicily. Get out and take some photos or keep a point and shoot camera on hand, at all times, and never miss a shot! une peur bleue (per bleuh) : a morbid fear (also, in French... Read more →

A magical hour in an ancient town: Ovada Free Subscription: sign up a friend or family member to French Word-A-Day. Click here to add an email address, or add this blog to a news reader via RSS. *** l'heure bleue (leuhr bleuh, listen to MP3 or wav) noun, feminine 1) the blue hour, the magic hour... crepuscule,... Read more →