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Text it again, Sam

Friend One contacted Friend Two about our friendship group getting together. Second friend is out of town so forwarded the message to a third friend who contacted me. 178 more words


An Italophile's Perfect Morning

The other day I was given one of those perfect morning moments, one that suited my needs, my personality to a T.

I have been wanting to sit down for a cappuccino and cornetto at Lino’s Pizza here in downtown Hollywood, FL for about two weeks. 504 more words


Blessed July: 26 - dolce far niente

This Italian phrase got┬ápopular after “Eat. Pray. Love” became a global success. It literally means “the sweetness of doing nothing”.

Sunday was exactly that: waking up late, having a long lazy shower, enjoying a delicious lunch, watching Tour De France finale, cooking tasty dinner, watching some more TV. 37 more words

Better 2015

Port d'Andratx

At some point each holiday comes to an end. I just got back from Spain, which I love.
The temperature at certain moments was unbearable approx. 132 more words


Dolce far niente

It’s Italian and according to Wiktionary it means “sweet doing nothing” = “Delicious idleness”.

In the movie Eat, Pray, Love its described as the sweetness of doing nothing… 352 more words


Do you ever think you sabotage yourself?

I believe I threw a challenge out to the Big Whatever last night, when I declared I was going to sleep in. Despite ensuring the alarm was definitely switched to the off position, and checking it twice, I woke not long before dawn. 327 more words


The Birthday Adventure

Mission accomplished. We treated my sister to lunch in Toowoomba, in a restaurant where she has not been before. She even enjoyed a glass of wine, which is really letting her hair down as far as Sister is concerned! 121 more words