I’m Florentine and this is my friend Gregre (grenouille – frog)!
Independent Franco-German journalist, ingenious rebel on a cargobike, rapturous wife and mum, I washed up on the shores of the UK in May 2013…
You can be as cross-cultural open-minded as you want, when you settle down in a new country, everything goes through your cultural filter.
Born in Germany, I grew up there with two mother tongues – my parents are French.
I studied German literature in France, before embarking on a masters in journalism. After having sharpen my feather in Brittany and the North of France, I set sail for England to discover new horizons of living and writing!
What is OxFrogNews about?
This blog recounts anecdotes, life stories, projects, information and other titbits about family life in Oxford and the UK all through my “frenchy-eyes”.
In the Menu, you’ll find my different categories:
*Frogette – Clins d’œil français sur l’Angleterre
*Family @ Oxford – Places to be, to go and to discover, tested and approved by parents.
*Bilingual Families – Extracts and appetizers of my book project Bilingual Families: Bringing Up Children between Cultures.
Enjoy OxFrogNews and if you like… get involved!
Don’t hesitate to contact me: oxfrognews [at] gmx.com