Staff department blogger

Claudia Taylor


Our cook’n in Paris contest winner, Claudia Taylor hails from Nottingham, England. She entered our 10th-anniversary sweepstakes and won herself a trip to Paris for two.

Emily Dilling


Emily Dilling is a France based writer and author of My Paris Market Cookbook: A Culinary Tour of French Flavors and Seasonal Recipes. In 2005 Emily moved to Paris from her native California and began exploring the cities markets, restaurants, and cafés. In 2010 she founded the blog Paris Paysanne, where she writes about her favorite addresses and artisans in the city. She is also the producer and host of the Paris Paysanne Podcast. Emily currently lives in the Loir-et-Cher region of France, where she writes and works in the grapevines.

Claudette Parry Laws


Claudette Parry Laws is the founder of Mama Loves Paris, a website designed for English speaking families living in or visiting Paris. Packed with useful, informative and fun content including news and reviews, opinions and previews written by expat mums who live in the French capital.