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Home for the Holidays

Being based in the Middle East, the major public holidays are centred around the Islamic festivals of Eid al Fitr, and Eid al Adha. The first of these, Eid al Fitr occurs at the end of the holy month of Ramadan, and affords us a few days off, which this year we decided to take at our home in Gabiano, Italy – a place we affectionally call The Greenhouse. 500 more words

Expat Lifestyle

169: Mangoes, Litchis, And Jimmy

There’s nothing more my life revolves around right now than these three loves.

I’ve lost all sense of time and do not know which day I’m at and how far along my holiday in the hills has gone. 110 more words


Do you Dolce Far Niente?

If not, you are missing out on one of life’s greatest pleasures.

You see, dolce far niente is the Italian art of doing NOTHING. Yes, absolutely nothing and gloriously savoring every sweet, idle second of it. 540 more words

This Is 40

7 hábitos para una "Girl Boss"

Sabemos que crear hábitos no es tarea fácil, sin embargo al adoptar varios hábitos, se convierten en rutina y tus mejores aliados (ojo, si son buenos hábitos!).  508 more words


89: The Perfect Kinda Day

It’s been a while. A long while since…

I woke up at my will and not the alarm’s.

I waltzed around my now very hot house without the urgency of a timeline to meet. 244 more words