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Weekends in Milan: Art Galleries

Never in our lives have we ever spent so many weekends in the city. Never in our lives have we ever seen so much rain! Today was no different, but I decide we are going to go and see art … Continue reading

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Spring is here and Milano is at it’s best..

After a very long winter here in the big city we are finally starting to get what is known as Spring, and with flowers in full bloom Milan turns into the wonderful city of aperitivo and going out. Women all … 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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My new favorite place in Milan to have a drink, dinner and..

Recently, we went to celebrate the birthday of a good friend of ours. The place she decided to have her little shin dig is a place that I thought I knew very well. N’ombra de  vin is located in the … 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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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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Italian Style..

Italian style is unmistakable. It is in the way they speak, the way they move, the way they dress. A tangible elegance, an extreme politeness, a qualcosa di speciale – that can only be Made in Italy.. From the cars … 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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South of France and the quiet hum of the bulldozers

My week at a glance… Monday was a very sad day for 2 reasons, one because S-Man had to go back to work in Milan, leaving me to fend for myself with the kids. (not really because I still had … Continue reading

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Summer Vacation Part 1: The South of France

I just wanted to let  you know that it is official, school is out in Italy. We (as in kids and I) are now officially on summer vacation, 3 full months of vacation. Unlike where I grew up most people … Continue reading

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