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A MSS Reunion

Sunday, September 25, 2016

It’s starting to feel like fall in Firenze! This morning it was about 50 degrees when I woke up, but now it’s 80. 283 more words



After a great week in Cinque Terre we wound our way up over the mountains and on to Lucca to do some painting, then it was off to San Gimignano for the rest of the workshop. 161 more words


Italy Travel Diaries

Ciao! So for the past week I’ve been traveling around Italy and just got back to Paris last night, right in time for fashion week on Monday. 643 more words


Osteria Dei Cento Poveri, Firenze

We met some American people in Rome prior to Florence who recommended the renowned Florentine Steak and described it as their best ever steak. They’re more accustomed to their well done steaks back in the States and noted the looks of bewilderment, offence and even annoyance when they said they ordered well done. 803 more words

In love in Florence, Italy, day one

Ah Bella Italia, the country I would one day live in. I am lucky to have an Italian next to my heart to teach me and reveal their secrets as I am one big fan of their culture, food, wine, narrow streets with so much history screaming from every brick. 526 more words


The Moonlight..

When he went to bed that night he kept seeing the two sculptures, and the painting with the two angels. It was already his favorite painting now, and then he kept thinking about the workshop man, how he drank his coffee, his voice when he said “come on in”, and his colleague in the corner working steadily on his artwork, and the look in his eyes. 424 more words


Why the US has let me down

I love my home. Truly, deeply, fondly. I have been so fortunate to have grown up in a kind, loving, supportive home.I have had endless opportunities afforded to me. 799 more words