Saturday, January 24, 2015
A Baby in a Bar? In Italy, That’s Just How We Roll.
Over New Year’s, Paolo, Naomi and I spent about 10 days in Ireland and England. My husband and I both love pub culture, so we were looking ...
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Going to the Doctor in Italy – Pathos, Schadenfreude and TMI
You all know I’m a fan of Italy’s healthcare system, and am no less so as of this writing. But going to the doctor in Italy, at least in ...
Friday, January 10, 2014
My Italian Driver’s License Part 2: A Scofflaw No More
So it’s been more than a month since I posted Part 1 of my Italian driver’s license saga. And it took me more than a year to get my licen...
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
My Italian Driver’s License Part 1: House Arrest
Gosh, it’s been a while since I’ve posted here. I’m sure you all have been just dying to know what I’ve been up to. Well, between picking ...
Thursday, September 26, 2013
The Best Lie I Ever Told My Mother
Note: This post has nothing to do with my life in Italy, but everything to do with my life. I hope you’ll enjoy it, and please share if you...
Thursday, September 19, 2013
5 Crucial Mistakes Expats Make in Italy
Sometimes, it's like this. I am the first person to admit that life in Italy is not always a bed of roses. Or rather, it is a be...
Monday, August 19, 2013
11 Things I Love About My Village in Umbria
I’ll admit it—I've been a bit down on Italy lately. I’m sure that’s attributable to a number of things, first and foremost being the los...
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