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A work in progress. A new beginning.


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 husband’s father before he suddenly died in 1999. This country … Continue reading

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The Cleavage Chronicle


As promised, I am following up on recent post about turning into an “Italian”. I had written, in jest, that all I needed to complete the deal was get down all those crazy hand gestures and show more cleavage. Of … Continue reading

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Mars, Venus or Italy?


I’m sure most of my readers will be able to relate and chuckle at the following scene. I often wonder if it is really a language barrier or a gender issue? And the conversation went something like this… “Hi babe, … Continue reading

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