Tag Archives: rain

Mary Poppins has nothing to worry about


Another rainy day in Genoa and this time the fountain is an icky brown colour. Apparently, someone in the city council thinks it’s a great idea to change the water colour occasionally to represent whatever political statement of the day … Continue reading

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Rubber baby buggy bumpers


Up until a few days ago I was wearing t-shirts and sunglasses. Now my rubber boots and two umbrellas are sitting by the door. Oddly, in rainy Genova, I have never found a proper raincoat so if any of my … Continue reading

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Feck! It’s my new favourite word


Today’s topic is the weather. Why? Well, because the seasons are changing again and everyone wants to comment on how much rain we are getting or if it has started to snow yet in Canada. Well, I for one would … Continue reading

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Genova is underwater!


It all started last night with a bit of drizzle. The forecast was for heavy rain and I was already dreading having to go out in it when I woke up at 2 a.m. to see bent over trees and … Continue reading

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The final countdown


Well I’m on my last five day cruise to the Bahamas and then I will be flying back to Italy. I’m sad to be leaving my husband behind until December but am also looking forward to getting back to my … Continue reading

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Calling all old dog owners…Pick up your POOP!


Okay, so I did it. I broke out of the house after three days of hibernation. It wasn’t pretty though. I didn’t bother to wash my hair, that’s what hats are for right? I didn’t exactly get the exercise I … Continue reading

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Rubber boots


I used to think that rubber boots were for fishing trips but now I know that they were invented for Genovese weather! I thought after so many years in the Caribbean that I had seen some hard rain but Genoa … Continue reading

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