Category Archives: French Riviera

Relax mode

One thing for sure I have definitely shifted into full on relax mode in the 3 weeks that I have been here. The days of feeling guilty for not doing a million and one things is long behind me..well sort … Continue reading

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The French Doctor Deal

This week has flown by. There were courses to sign the kids up for, beach house reparations to be done and me who ended up getting sick. Well a sore throat and sort of feverish, anyway. I don’t usually get … Continue reading

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Nights out in Monte Carlo

Evenings in this part of the world, one is never left short of things to do. With each little beach town beautifully lined one after another along the sea the choice of restaurants on the French Riviera is never-ending, a … Continue reading

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Dear readers, I have just arrived to the South of France . The French Riviera. The Côte d’Azur. The one and only place in all of Europe where you can find Prince’s and P.Diddy all on one boat. I am … Continue reading

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My French neighbors..

I am dreaming. I am dreaming that I am at our beach house in the South of France. That my mom is here visiting from America.  I am dreaming that the alarm of the womans house in front of ours … Continue reading

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South of France in the midst of winter..

A weekend away in the South of France is always promising..but 20°c in January enjoying the warm winter sun is pure happiness.  

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The Christmas market in Monte Carlo, where the ferris wheel gives a new meaning to adventure.

Three day weekend thanks to the Sant’Ambrogio holiday means only one possible thing: time to escape the big city. I pack up my kids, their cousin and my sister-in-law in my Volvo, leaving behind the one person most dear to … Continue reading

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Nice – St.Tropez – St.Jean Cap Ferrat – Milan..back to reality

After 3 long months of vacation (school vacation that is) it is finally time to pack our things and head back to Milan. Not an easy task as this is the best time of the year to be on the … Continue reading

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  I am underwater.. I need to come up for air but I decide to try to do the full length of the swimming pool thinking maybe it will help me wake up. I don’t know why I am so … Continue reading

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Sarò in viaggio….(I’m away from my desk at the moment, please call back)

Dear readers, I am temporarily un-available as I cart my family (2 kids) around from country to country, 3 countries to be precise: France, then Italy, with final stop in Switzerland. Back in a couple of days. Thank you for … Continue reading

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