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Milan, one big step forward..

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Weekends in Milan have never been better. This weekend the weather was beautiful and Milan was full of things to do for people of every age. This year along with the Orticola, the Flower Market that happens once a year … Continue reading

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Dear Giovanni Allevi,

Dear Giovanni Allevi, I just wanted to thank you for the incredible concert you performed last night at the Arcimboldi here in Milan. You see, it was a very special event for us as my 7-year-old daughter is one of … Continue reading

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Our special visitor from America

At 6.30am my alarm goes off. Only a few minutes earlier than it usually does. I get up, make my coffee (which is really espresso in what Italians call a mocha maker) and turn on the Ipad to read the … Continue reading

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My week at a glance, luck and me

Monday started out with me stepping into a very large dog mess, and I know that is a very ungraceful thing to write about and I can assure you it is even more ungraceful to step in, but that’s how … Continue reading

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Once, just once…

Once, just once..I would like to come back here and see that finally, someone else has done a little bit of the work.. Grace

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The Joy of Christmas

Having Christmas on the 21st turned out not so bad after all, it just meant a bit more organization than usual and well – running also helped. As in, really running. As in me running down the street where I … Continue reading

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My morning routine..

I have been down graded in my hotel. My own doing of course. Having 2 bedrooms while my mother is in the hospital hardly makes sense. Although, now I am in a room that I did not reserve ahead of … Continue reading

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A turn for the worse..continued.

Of course I don’t wait until Monday. Instead I call the PA again and this time I leave a message saying he will find us in the ER, because that’s where I’m heading. I pack up my mom and take … Continue reading

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Only 3 short days after surgery my mother is released from the hospital

From the window of the 7th floor hospital room I have a clear view of the entire city, including the giant Rocky Mountain peaks that surround it. There is a Safeway supermarket and a  Shell gas station, only a stones … Continue reading

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Slow journey to recovery.

I arrive at 8 am to the hospital, my mother has waited for me and as soon as she sees me she says ‘oh good, now that your here I can take a shower.’ I am a bit confused, but … Continue reading

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