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So since this page has been lacking in the beauty department I though I’d talk about something beauty related, perfume. As you may have noticed below in my post about my love for aromatherapy I am big on fragrance. 298 more words


The best cappuccino in Florence.

Look no further for the best place to go for a morning cafe in Firenze. It’s News Cafe.

Nestled into the corner of Via de Giglio and Via Faenza, I walked past this cafe for a good majority of my semester studying abroad. 229 more words


Bunch 'o Love cards

The new Spring Seasonal Expressions mini catalog is here!  And along with it come some terrific new paper packs and stamp sets with coordinating thin cuts.   242 more words

How to Describe Florence: Henry James' Impressions

Italy, especially Florence, has always inspired authors. To prepare myself for my travels to Florence, I browsed the travel notes of several authors and especially enjoyed Henry James’ … 379 more words

La Buchetta, so nice we went twice...

And when I say we went twice, I actually mean, we went three times. Yes, three times.

La Buchetta is a wonderful food and wine spot in Florence located right near Ponte alla Grazie on Via de Benci, also very close to Santa Croce Church. 740 more words


Venice --> Florence

Quick train ride through the beautiful countryside got us to Florence where we grabed a sandwich and walked around hitting some majorly mythological statues.


Nobody's Perfect

Today is the birthday of Niccolò Machiavelli. He was born on this day in 1469. Even though the adjective ‘Machiavellian’ has become a pejorative term to describe someone who aims to deceive and manipulate others for personal advantage. 802 more words

Brilliant Europeans