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Breaking Into the French Friend Zone | Living in France

Escape the Expat Bubble and Use These Tested Tips to Make Friends in France

A reader writes: Hi Rachael. When you moved abroad initially, or even when you moved around within France, how did you get to a new place and establish friendships? I’m sure it’s easier when you are in a relationship but how did you make new friends as a single woman in a new country or […]

7 Challenges starting a Business In France by Rachael HELPS!

7 Challenges I Wish Somebody Had Told Me When I Started My Business In France

A reader writes: Hello Rachael, Thank you for your amazing resources through your website and YouTube channel. My question to you is, what was the most difficult challenges you faced when starting a business while living abroad? How much money would you recommend a person to save before moving to Toulouse or Nantes, France? I […]

French grammar, my 5 ingredients to learning with dyslexia. | Rachael HELPS!

Pulling Back The Curtains And Showing You How To Learn French Grammar With Dyslexia

A reader writes: My daughter is learning French in school (she is 15) and I find that I would love to be able to communicate with her. I am 52, with dyslexia and have dyscalculia (dyslexic with math). However, I am driven and want to learn, but I stopped because I have difficulty with grammar. […]