Tag Archives: Siena

Chef for a day


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. Continue reading

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Follow the yellow brick road


Gee my life really sucks. Just kidding. The stress of the past two days of travel was totally worth this spectacular view from the rooftop terrace in the tower portion of our rental apartment. As soon as I entered the … Continue reading

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Stuck in Siena


First of let me just say that I can think of much worse places to be stuck. Seems that my optimism and my inner goddess-Pollyanna, got the better of me. (If you haven’t read Fifty Shades of Grey then the … Continue reading

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