I can hardly believe it. It’s the final countdown… Only two weeks until this chapter of my solo adventures abroad close and I begin the next chapter of my life’s journey. I am taking time to reflect on the things I love about my life here in Italy. There’s no reason I can’t bring a […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on The Lists: I Heart Italy vs. I Heart USA
I spent a few days this week with my friend Kristi at her summer place outside of Ravenna on the Adriatic Sea in Punta Marina Terme. She takes her two sons there in early June and stays until the beginning of September. Her husband works in Bologna during the week and joins them for the […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on This Summer Is No Sweat!
On Wednesday morning, I walked out the door hellbent on getting my overdue bills paid. Overdue to me, anyway, I was six days late. The Italians have a 30-day grace period, though. That amuses me. In the States, your lights would be shut off in 30 days! Upon exiting to the street I immediately remembered […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
Don’t get me wrong, I knew traipsing off to Italy without a single Italian lesson wouldn’t be easy. But, there was no time…that’s the whole reason I’m here. I decided to make time by throwing myself into it. Those that know me understand that I do nothing half way. I work hard. I play hard. […]Continue Reading... 8 Comments.