Last Spring we took over the bottom half of the house after an eleven year legal battle with a family member. We lost the top half, which belonged to my Continue reading
Coco woke me up at 6:30 a.m. today because she didn’t want me to miss the sunrise and what a beautiful sunrise it was!
Ok, you didn’t actually think that I was going to let an Olive Oil App slip by with only a mere mention did you? For €2,69, curious minds had to Continue reading
Piazza dei Ferrari, Flashmob on St. Valentine’s Day, 2013 To raise awareness of violence against women.
I’ve recently taken part in an emotionally charged and heated debate about ranting and bashing Italy on an expatriate website. But let me take a step back here for a Continue reading
Our journey started in the wee morning hours as we zigagged our way across the Tuscan hills to reach the 700 year-old mill that was tucked away in the front pocket of Orgia, Italy. The mill was converted into an enormous kitchen with a circular marble work station and stone walls that kept the place cool under the hot Tuscan sun.
A tree lined street greeted me with friendly smiles as I passed park bench after bench filled with locals socializing on a sunny Sunday afternoon. After much anticipation, I had Continue reading
No, not Roger Rabbit…Daltrey. Who’s he? He is the lead singer of The Who. The what? The Who. You know, famous British rock band from when we were kids? Nope. Don’t Continue reading
I’ve often missed the pretty white scene of snow since leaving Canada so many years ago. Don’t get me wrong, I hate the cold weather, but there is something magical Continue reading
To be honest, I’m not sure I even want to write any more about this story because the media is all over it with mis-information. But here it goes anyways… Continue reading