If you're ready to learn the secret to "joie de vivre" and live as the French do, then this book is for you! Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet, or Kindle device.The French believe that life should be savored and enjoyed leisurely. This concept, of “joie de vivre,” is ingrained in their culture and is a big part of who they are as a people. In contrast, today’s fast paced American lifestyle is all about checking items off of today's to-do list so we can get started on tomorrow's without falling behind. Every hour of every day is filled to the last minute with activities prioritized in order of urgency and importance, with little-to-no room to stop and smell the roses. For those of us stuck in this daily grind, trying to finish our truckload of tasks while knowing there's another truckload around the corner, the concept of “slowing down” is as foreign as, well ...