Wishing you a little taste of Lady Luck…may she shine on us continuously throughout 2010!Happy New Year…Felice Anno Nuovo!


Auguri di Buon Natale…Merry Christmas…and all good things to you from me!


This morning we awoke to a silence so beautiful… is it just me, or is anyone else secretly dreaming of a white Christmas?


It is beginning to look a lot like Christmas around here…despite the threat of rain and even snow. Each little village “paese” has their own way of displaying their joy. This is the quaint citta of Asciano in the province of Siena. We stole away last week and took a little side trip where we […]

E’ Arrivato

He is here…finally…we have been waiting and waiting for him. I am now an aunt, una zia, my sister called at 3:30 in the morning her time to chat, she was anxious for his arrival. He took his time, but at 10:42 pm on December 8th…a magical date for babies as it represents the immaculate […]