Ne pas lésiner sur les moyens

image4755261xNe pas lésiner sur les moyens (nuh pah lay-seen-ay sir lay moy-en) is the equivalent of “to spare no expense.” For most of us, this simply isn’t possible, at least not across the board. For example, you may spare no expense when it comes to organic vegetables, but choose to scrimp on clothing. If I could truly ne pas lésiner sur les moyens, I think I would splash out on a private jet that could whisk me back and forth to Paris in total comfort. Lately, I’ve been squished between snoring sprawlers and pummeled by the feet of an angry toddler. What would you splurge on?

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About Patricia Gilbert

Patricia Gilbert is a French teacher. She's Canadian, lives in the United States, but dreams of living in France. Follow her on Instagram @Onequalitythefinest and on Twitter @1qualthefinest.
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