Category Archives: daily life

February ed il sole

The sun beams on my face as I write.  When the winter sun passes directly by my desk in the afternoon, he blinds me with the warmest goodness.  It has been a while since he showed his face around here…that Mr. ‘Low in the Sky’.  When he decides to shine, the whole world lights up […]

A special visit

If you follow me on Facebook, you have already heard about the special visit I had here in Italy.  Peggy, from Golden Rabbit Enamelware, traveled to Tuscany!  This was not the first time that I have been blessed with a drop in by the lovely Peggy…five years ago she and her husband took a round […]

Postcard from Ischia

As you all know, I spend time in Italy and that means that I must spend my time also in Italian.  Although there are some English speakers around, the language of my every days is my second one.  You might remember I even wrote about it here.  Since that time, I have to say that […]

Spring into Summer

I think I may have gone a little overboard on the pillows?  Then again…in my world, we all could use at least one more pillow.  Especially me after the last month or so of specialness. We cruised right through Spring and my favorite month of May.  It was a wonderful time full of flowers, celebrations, […]

Celebrating 10 (2)

To continue the celebration of 10, I thought that I would write a bit about the place I have chosen to live.  Just as I gave you 10 things about me, here are my 10 favorite things that you will only find in Tuscany. 1      A trip two hours in any direction delivers landscapes that […]