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Learning French for Self-Therapy

Learning French for Self-Therapy

How journaling in English saved me I was a teenager when I grabbed my first empty journal. In an outburst of anger and desperate tears, I opened my drawer and let the...

Journaling for Language Learning? Oh yes!

Journaling for Language Learning? Oh yes!

Guest post by Maria Ortega Garcia If you've been reading me for a while, you know journaling for language learning is very dear to my heart and I keep advocating it to...

All About Language Retreats

All About Language Retreats

Last summer, in early August, in a little French beach village called “Beaulieu-sur-mer” (which literally means “beautiful place on the beach”), I hosted my first...

Learning French?  4 Ways Mindfulness Can Help

Learning French? 4 Ways Mindfulness Can Help

All the learning experiences that I design at French SunnySide blend French acquisition and mindfulness. Mindfulness and Languages, a strange combination, you say? Look at it more closely, and you’ll see… Today I’m sharing with you 4 ways in which mindfulness can improve how you learn French.

Comment développer une mentalité de croissance

Comment développer une mentalité de croissance

Quand j’étais petite, on me disait souvent que j’étais intelligente et talentueuse pour les langues. C’est un gentil compliment, n’est-ce pas? Mais si je te disais que...

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