Category Archives: About Me

Falling from Grace.

I’m freezing. I mean I am really freezing. For some reason the heater in our showroom wasn’t working today and so now here I am in my house, 5 hours later, freezing. I have worked for the past 15 days … Continue reading

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The truth about E..

E  has been part of my life since I was small, I don’t exactly remember when we first met but I know E has been around from about the time that I first started to have feelings. When I was … Continue reading

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Goong slerp soon

Which means going to sleep soon. This is the text message I sent Em late Friday night after my Lasik Procedure. (Emma is my friend, my editor, and the mom of my daughters best friend.) Let me back up, on … Continue reading

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To see or not to see..

Dear Dr. G., Thank you very much for doing all the preliminary exams necessary making it possible to go through with the Lasik procedure this morning. (to correct my vision) Unfortunately, I don’t think I will be coming. Nothing personal … Continue reading

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The Valium try outs

I am quite sure that Dr.G. thought I was joking about that whole Valium thing, and I was at first. But then I had this great idea to go and look up Lasik surgery on Google. Well,.. let me just … Continue reading

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Letter’s to my Italian doctor..

I wake up this morning and I send this email, (full translation follows for my non Italian readers.) Buongiorno Dott. G.,(and that is not his real name of course, but for privacy purpose’s that’s what we will call him) In … Continue reading

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My Italian child.

I have 2 kids, ages 4 and 6. My daughter who is the 6-year-old has been to America more times than most of the adults I know. She has been to New York, Colorado, Oregon, and down the entire coast … Continue reading

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Italy with Grace in real time..

S-man has recently (as in 2 minutes ago) asked me to not post in real-time. And at first I almost fell off the bed with laughter at this proposition. If I could post in real-time, I would be the rocking … Continue reading

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Post Alpina Hotel, the beauty of the Dolomites when you don’t need your car.

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This year we stayed at the Post Alpina Hotel Versciaco, a gem of a Hotel conveniently located directly on the ski mountain, recommended to me by my friend Clara. This four star hotel offers everything a family could want. From … Continue reading

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My new red boots and skiing in the Dolomites.

After our Christmas, I spend 8 days being sicker than I have ever been in my entire freaking life for a flu. Exactly one day before I become sick with a 102°f fever my husband takes me to buy my … Continue reading

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