Le Frog Blog

We recently celebrated 12 years as My-French-House and our anniversary has prompted us to share with our clients, followers and readers a little of what goes on behind our front door. Although My-French-House is essentially…
There’s so much to love about France, the weather, the people, the food but what about their style? A touch of French country style can transform any space to make your home have that Provencal charm or help complement…
Do you want to buy a property in France with a couple of hectares or more? Do you prefer your French property made money rather than cost you money? If you have an agricultural or agri-tourism project (llamas, horses, vineyards,…
There are many reasons why you will have thought about, dreamt of, or even considered moving to France; the culture, the climate and the cost, but what has stopped you from making that move? France has over 170,000 expats…
What a year of sport for France? In June, they will welcome football fans from across Europe as they host the UEFA Euro 2016 but before then France’s best 15 players will compete in one of rugby’s toughest competitions;…
Over the past year UK home owners have all been living with the effects of George Osborne’s overhaul of the antiquated stamp duty system. Tax on homes worth less than £925,000 have been lowered whereas properties…
We recently congratulated our friends as they moved into their new home in France. In the UK we often send a card or a close friend maybe a gift. We have a custom in France when someone moves home, we send a bottle of champagne…
As you head towards the Christmas season there are many traditions that you will uphold without even thinking twice such as; a customary conifer, delicately wrapped presents and copious amounts of mulled wine. Before you…
Embracing its status as the most popular tourist destination in the world, France is filled with historic towns and cities bursting with visitors who have come to discover the local flavours, but it’s when these visitors…