The tick with striped legs proliferates in the south of France

Warning of the Giant and Dangerous Tick in the South of France

The tick with striped legs proliferates in the south of France, according to the daily “Midi Libre”. It can transmit a deadly virus to humans: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever. How to recognize it and protect yourself from it? In scientific language, this little beast is called “Hyalomma marginatum”, which means “tick with striped legs”. It can measure up to […]

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Auchan, Lidl, Casino, U stores: recall of minced meat for risk of metallic filaments

Auchan, Lidl, Casino, U stores: Recall of Minced Meat for Risk of Metallic Filaments

Minced meat marketed by several brands is being recalled due to suspicion of the presence of metallic filaments. Customers of Lidl, Auchan, Casino or U stores, beware! In the first brand mentioned, trays of minced meat 20% fat brand L’Étal du Boucher could contain small metallic filaments. It is for this reason that the product has been the subject of a recall since this Friday 19th June […]

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Apple Stores will reopen in France on June 9

Apple Stores to Reopen in France from Tuesday 9th June

Mandatory mask, a limited number of customers … Apple stores will reopen with specific conditions. Are you waiting impatiently to be able to offer you their latest Apple SE? Your wish should be able to be granted as of next week since Apple will reopen its 20 stores in France from Tuesday 9th June 2020. An announcement that comes […]

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A small plate of cucumber is equivalent to the water intake contained in a glass of water.

Recipe Idea: Cucumber, as Delicious Raw as it is Cooked

Essential crudity of summer menus, cucumber reveals new flavours after cooking. Are you sceptical? Try it! From the IX th century, Charlemagne ordered the cultivation of cucumber on the different areas. This cucurbit, probably native to northern India, has already conquered Asia and the Middle East. Both the Egyptians and the Hebrews became its main ambassadors by introducing it into their culinary traditions. On […]

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Gyms to reopen on June 2nd in phase 2 of the deconfinement

Deconfinement: “I can’t wait to go back to sweat for good!” Gyms Soon Taken by Storm

FITNESS: The gyms will reopen Tuesday 2nd June, except in Ile-de-France. Gym managers expect to have a lot of customers. They organize themselves to comply with health safety instructions Tuesday, Malik “will be one of the first people in the girl waiting outside [his] gym. “After two months of confinement, this Marseillais no longer holds up. And he is afraid of being […]

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Museums will start to reopen after the second phase of the deconfinement

Deconfinement: Museums Reopen, But Not Immediately, and Not All at the Same Time

HERITAGE: National museums and monuments reopen until July Still a little bit of patience. We know that you are all very anxious to rush to the museums and national monuments which  Edouard Philippe announced the reopening for Tuesday 2nd June. In practice, these reopenings will be spread over a month and a half. Several of these establishments, including the Louvre, will have to wait until July […]

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Mother's Day is moved to June 7 this year.

The not so silly question: why is Mother’s Day Changing this Year?

Make no mistake: this year, Mother’s Day will not be held on the last Sunday in May, but on Sunday 7th June 2020. Here’s why. This year, in France, the date of Mother’s Day will take place … in June. While it traditionally takes place on the last Sunday in May, it is this time set for Sunday 7th June […]

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The ideal: eat your spinach as soon as you get home ... They don't keep for a long time in the fridge.

Spinach: How to Eat It, In Three Steps

Often spurned by children, spinach nevertheless has an important taste and nutritional qualities. 1. The perfect time to enjoy it As soon as you get back from shopping … now is the perfect time to taste fresh spinach. This delicate vegetable does not keep for more than two days in the refrigerator. Beyond, its beautiful fleshy foliage will tend to wilt […]

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The National Health Security Agency (ANSES) calls for vigilance regarding diffusers of essential oils. (© Patryssia / AdobeStock)

Beware of Diffusers and Sprays of Essential Oils, warns ANSES

Irritation of the throat, nose or eyes, breathing difficulties … The national health security agency (ANSES) warns against the use of these everyday products. Products known to purify the air and purify our interiors, essential oil diffusers have gradually made their way to us. But they must be used with care so as not to become real poisons. This […]

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