Tag Archives: Italy

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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The hidden gardens of Milan

I know it seems like all I do is go out lately. Which of course is not true. The thing is, here in Milan it rained for like –EVER. Then finally it stopped. And now all of a sudden there … Continue reading

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It’s not very often that I get a chance to ride my bike through the empty streets of Milan on a warm summer night.. A thousand words could never describe the beauty there is in this magnificent place..

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Bike gone missing

I have been busy lately. Very busy. In the last 5 days I have been to an awesome lunch in Monferrato, (Piedmont area – 2 hours from Milan) stayed the night at a great bed and breakfast in the town … 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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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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Milan Design Week, better than ever

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Every year about this time Milan becomes host for hundreds of thousands of people from all angles of the design world to get a taste of – not only the biggest International Furniture Fair in the world, but what is … 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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Weekends in Milan, the beautiful Rotonda della Besana

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Weekends in Milan can be quite relaxing, especially if you happen to get a day of blue skies and sunshine like the one we had today. There are loads of events/exhibitions offered for all ages, all you have to do … Continue reading

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