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First experiences in Florence & Some General Information.

Okay, so this was actually a while ago. I am nearing the end of my Florence experiences soon (in May) and I fist came here around a year ago! 1,420 more words

Florence - Why Don't we Call You Firenze?  (Europe Part 5)

I cannot figure out why we call some cities by their native name and others by the English/American version.  For instance, Rome vs Roma, Florence vs Firenze, Munich vs Munchen.   437 more words


The Faux Team Class Recap

We had a BLAST this past weekend at the studio! Henri Menendez and Chris Burke, aka the “Faux Team” hit it hard with their expertise on cabinet refinishing and faux finishing work. 129 more words

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It’s on sale in Florence! There were many interesting small shops on the way from Piazza del Repubblica to Santa Maria Novella. And many stuffs for pasta! 20 more words


Easter x2

This past week and weekend my mother came to visit me in Florence. She arrived on Friday, April 3rd and left Tuesday, April 14th. It was an interesting experience showing my mom around a town that she had never been to (usually she is the one guiding the rest of us around). 469 more words


Tripperia delle Cure

Classic Trippa Florentina in tomato sauce, for a hearty winter lunch outside in the market.

tripe and lampredotto stews include: lampredotto with beans and tomato; with artichokes, with porcini or with spinach… 183 more words