July 1st

We are hereby 6 months into 2019- what will you do the rest of the year to get you closer to your goals? I daydream and set goals, I sometimes fail but I never give up! So far I’ve done a lot this year, moved (twice actually- Vicenza and Milan), changed jobs (and I LOVE […]

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A Venetian dream!

On Thursday I went to Milan to have a meeting for work on Friday and was going to stay the weekend there (even though Milan in the summer is not ideal- too hot), but luck had it that my lovely Melody had won tickets at work to join the 100th celebration concert for Aperol (as […]

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Getting there

Second Milan weekend, and my plan was to buy a bed and try and finish as much as possible with the apartment. On Saturday at 8.30 they came to deliver and install the shower cabinet and at 9 they came to fix the last things with the water in the kitchen- so at 9.15 I […]

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A lot has happened

A lot has happened lately, but last thing first- I FINALLY got the apartment I have bought in Milan- wohoooo! Last weekend I went to pick up the keys and welcome the rather sizeable truck from Ikea with a kitchen, furniture and most importantly two fellas to put it all up! And Gino’s (which is […]

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Sea breeze

I went to Riccione last weekend as my boyfriend were on ‘resting duty’- so he had to be stand- by if something happened at work.  Arrived Friday evening, and he had set up cheese and some meat paired with the wine I brought, in addition to some olives made of the olives from his parents’ house- we are talking pure […]

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Cantina Enomas Muraro

Weekend came and went. As we are in wine- country her in Veneto (which the area is called) I have heard tales of the fantastic wines you get straight from the vineyards, of course we had to start our search for the best one in the area. But first, Padova was on the schedule. Padova […]

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Carnival in Venice and skiing

Last weekend was planned perfectly. On Saturday our plan was to go to the opening of the carnival in Venice which is a BIG deal here. Before heading out we decided to make homemade pasta (the dough made with only salt, flour and water) with ‘cacio e pepe’, which is pasta with peccorino cheese and […]

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