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The big move part 2: our happy home.

There was one minor detail that I didn’t tell you. I decided to move into our new apartment even though it was not quite finished. My husband asked me several times to reconsider this and my sister-in-law thought I was … Continue reading

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What it’s like to move from one house to another in Italy. Part 1. The day before.

Finally, the day I have been waiting for this whole past year has finally arrived. Tomorrow we will start to move. I say start to move because the entire process will take 3 days. No, I have not decided to … Continue reading

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Extreme makeover: pea green bathrooms what to do when there’s nothing you can do

I am a positive person. I am a good person. Soon our apartment will be finished and we will be able to move in. Years to come I will laugh about all these little hiccups that keep happening I just … Continue reading

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Extreme makeover: a post about what I can post

When I first thought about writing this blog the first person I spoke to was my husband. I was curious to hear his thoughts and ideas. In fact, he was REALLY enthusiastic about it, he knows I enjoy writing and … Continue reading

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Extreme makeover: building in Italy

When my husband and I bought our apartment at the beginning of this year I was overwhelmed with excitement. I busily occupied myself with things like what color we would paint the kid’s room, how to furnish the guest room … Continue reading

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