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Shoe confessions and a bribe


I have finally passed the Italian theory exam for my driver’s license! This has been weighing heavy on my shoulders for literally years. Yes, I cried tears of joy! I think in fact, this has been one of the most … Continue reading

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While you were sleeping…


This blog hit a milestone of 100,000 HITS! SWEET! I feel so honoured to be able to share my writing with everyone, it really keeps me sane. So I thank you! THANK YOU! RINGRAZIO! Onto other stuff, jet lag really … Continue reading

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Driver’s ed for dummies


Now why can’t someone invent one of these handy books just for little old me? I have a confession to make…I still don’t have my Italian driver’s permit! I know, wasn’t I studying for that darn thing like a year … Continue reading

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Driver’s Ed…


First of all let me just point out that I have been driving a car for more than 25 years and that 5 of those years have been here in Italy. In order to get my Italian permit I must … Continue reading

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