Category Archives: Nature

I’m on a roll…


Spring is definitely my favourite season and I am a bit wisteria obsessed too…so, here is another mini-photo session from today’s walk with Yuri, the wonder dog. He is not mine, he is my nephew, and I love him so … Continue reading

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Verona. Wherefore art thou?


  Let’s face it, Romeo and Juliette is mostly about a cute rich chick on a balcony who fell in love with the dude from the wrong family and then a religious guy who meddled into their business and screwed … Continue reading

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Spring by the sea


Just a few photos I took on a delightful hike from San Rocco to Punta Chiappa near Camogli…hope you enjoy them!

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FEAR is a 4-letter word


My Easter weekend started off with a Thursday evening car accident. My cute little Cinquecento had been at the mechanic for a month getting new brakes and some TLC. So, when I got the call that she was ready to come … Continue reading

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Airbnb misadventures


Destination: Nice, France. I’ve never used Airbnb before but wasn’t too concerned. I figured it had to be at least a step up from couch surfing and hostels, right? When I arrived at the meeting time and place I had a … Continue reading

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Did someone mention Menton?


You know we all have towns that we pass through to get to where we’re going, right? For me that town was Menton. It’s a seaside village in France which borders on Italy. I was not really that aware of … Continue reading

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Sticky Business


Today I’m channeling Winnie the Pooh. There are literally buckets of honey everywhere and I’m one happy, sticky girl. Hopefully we will get about 50 kilos of the good stuff…still waiting for the final count but it looks like it … Continue reading

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