Hi everyone!! Happy mid-September! I had hoped to return to the blog just after Labor Day, but once again the "real world" got in my way. The devastation left by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma has been heartbreaking to watch from afar. My thoughts and prayers have been very much focused on all of ... [Read More]
Venice ~ La Serenissima
"Venice never quite seems real, but rather an ornate film set suspended on the water." – Frida Giannini There is something magical about hopping on a train in the bustling city of Milan...and two hours later ending up here: Splurging on a water taxi is a MUST when visiting ... [Read More]
Just Back From…Bella Italia!!
Ciao Bellas!!! I am back from beautiful Italy - wishing I could have stayed forever!! In three weeks, we traversed the country from Lago di Como in the far north to the Amalfi Coast in the south...from the Adriatic to the Mediterranean. Every single day was absolutely gorgeous weather - I could not ... [Read More]
"To build a city where it is impossible to build a city is madness in itself, but to build there one of the most elegant and grandest of cities is the madness of genius." ~ Alexander Herzen You cannot turn around in Venice without a spectacular photo ... [Read More]