I don’t teach anymore

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Life update: It’s a bittersweet feeling but yesterday at 7.30 P.M., I stopped teaching for good. I never thought the day would come! Teaching used to be a passion. As you know, the salary was a joke, the work conditions were laughable. The only thing I was happy about was meeting new people. Classes with […]

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Great Teacher, Great Student (Part 2)

Impertinent Moi, Teacher's Secrets!, Uncategorized

Have you missed the first part? http://impertinentfrench.com/2016/04/25/great-teacher-great-student-part-1/ A Great Teacher :                                                                        A Great Student: 4. listens to her/his students. If […]

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Snob? Me?

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I refuse to eat on a paper / plastic plate. I refuse to drink an excellent coffee in a paper cup. I exclusively drink Evian water, except when I am in California or in Vienna, Austria. I HATE plastic cutlery. I eat falafel with knife and fork You would never find any paper napkins in […]

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Vegan #1


Impertinent Moi

For those who don’t have a clue what veganism is, just take a look at the original definition coined by the English animal rights advocate Donald Watson in 1944: “Veganism is a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals […]

December 27, 2017

I don’t teach anymore


Impertinent Moi, Uncategorized

Life update: It’s a bittersweet feeling but yesterday at 7.30 P.M., I stopped teaching for good. I never thought the day would come! Teaching used to be a passion. As you know, the salary was a joke, the work conditions were laughable. The only thing I was happy about was meeting new people. Classes with […]

November 21, 2017

The Man I Call The Austrian Husband


Impertinent Moi

1. Born and raised in Vienna. 2. Used to smoke like a typical Viennese (pre-Sandra). 3. Very sarcastic (European / Viennese) 4. Gastronomy snob: no hamburgers, no bagels (Viennese!). 5. Has impeccable style; never wears a polo on weekdays, but dress shirts. Looks hot as hell in suits and Barbour. 6. Reads Der Standard (Austrian […]

September 7, 2016

Three Months in Santa Monica (California)


Globe-Trotting, Impertinent Lifestyle, Impertinent Moi, Traveling Around

  Favorite Stuff Pet Peeves List Refinery Café with the cutest baristas (their slogan). There’s nothing better to start the day with a strong coffee which could wake up the dead. Remember that? http://impertinentfrench.com/2016/05/09/my-regular-coffee-hang-out-spot-in-santa-monica/ Strolling is so impossible. Austrian Husband and I enjoy walking around for hours. It is not only healthy but it allows […]

May 30, 2016