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Work in progress..

Dear readers, When I started this blog, my idea was to write about my daily life in the beautiful country where I live, Italy. What I didn’t know is one year later, I would be going back to work full-time … Continue reading

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My favorite place to shop in Milan for children’s clothes..

..is Mezzanotte Store. I noticed the store months before it opened mostly because the first thing built in the small store was a modern, white, 100% functional children’s playhouse. Something entirely new in a city where nannies can earn like … Continue reading

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Where to shop high fashion vintage in Milan

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Recently, we went to have a hamburger at the very cool Deus Cafe- a concept/motorcycle/bicycle slash restaurant. After eating our hamburgers, buying t-shirts, and looking at motorcycles my kids and I found a hidden away RETRO STORE! That’s right, upstairs … Continue reading

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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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Design Week Milan, the event of the week is..

Every year in April, Milan hosts what is known as the International Salone di Mobile, an event which has quickly taken the place of what fashion used to be for Milan, bringing in visitors from all over the world to … Continue reading

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Settimana di Moda. Fashion Week Milan. Day 4 and 5.

The last 2 days of fashion week fly by. The brand I’m working for has so many clients that they have to ask several interested stores to come back the following week at the Tranoi Fair in Paris. The second … Continue reading

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Settimana di moda. Fashion Week Milan. Day 2.

The next day I’m beat, after work I pick up a freshly made minestrone, some pecorino cheese, and some pane carasau from my fruit stand. (Which is not really a stand at all but more like a mini-supermarket all inside … Continue reading

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My week at a glance..

Well it’s been quite the week here in good ol’ Milano! First of all I woke up on Monday morning and my little 3-year-old had a serious fever, as in pull out the cold wash clothes and call the pediatrician … Continue reading

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