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Making the most of a situation

A small confession, though I may have already said this before, is that I really don’t love teaching. I’m a little bit of an introvert and I immensely prefer sitting in semi-isolation, working on my own to being in front and (supposedly) in control of a room of students. 717 more words


Burgers and Gelato

It must have been a good Sunday if both of those things were a part of it, right? We had a day that was completely lazy in some ways, and highly productive in others. 176 more words


Top ten reasons to be Italian (and live in Italy) cont.

Today’s continuation of Top ten reasons to be Italian (and live it Italy).

4.  You get to eat the BEST and BIGGEST Easter Eggs ever! 409 more words

Italian Culture And History

Choosing Colour

A Guest Post by Frankie Still

 Italophile, Blogger and Co-Founder of Terra Adopt

Frankie and her Italian counterpart Giuseppe were among the first bloggers I started following a couple of years ago, when blogging was new to me. 791 more words


Where I live

I (we) live in a flat on a quiet street in Northern Italy, in a building that is more than one hundred years old. Our landlord told us a bomb came crashing through in the first world war, sent by the Italians from Ala. 515 more words


Lollo & Me

It began almost a year ago. A man was visiting a mutual friend of mine in Orvieto and took a picture of an elegant, solitary gentleman sitting on the bench across from the Duomo. 399 more words


A quiet Easter Sunday in the home of Mrs Sensible and Pecora Nera

RUTHIE: I’m bored; I have spent the entire Easter chasing a walnut around the floor.

Mishmash: you’re bored! It’s your fault that we are grounded and not allowed out. 602 more words

Mrs Sensible