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The Nest series: Introduction

This week, completely out of the blue, I’ve decided to book a flight and go back to Rome next week.

Since I’m a normal person, with a pretty shitty job, I had to lie about my random and unannounced departure using the never old “family issues” theme and let’s be honest, I don’t feel guilty even a notch. 161 more words


Roman Holiday

I recently watched Audrey Hepburn star in the 1953 movie ‘Roman Holiday’, a romantic comedy where a royal princess wanders out to explore the city disguised as a commoner. 1,070 more words


Wandering Rome

This week I am washing windows and it makes me think back to the days when spring window washing was a major deal. I am sure some of you remember the ordeal of taking off the heavy storm windows for spring cleaning, especially when you had to climb the ladder to remove and wash the ones upstairs. 505 more words


In with the Old

I’m pretty sure you might argue against my title and affirm that the saying actually goes as follows; “out with the old, in with the new.” I would then just remind you (if you’ve been following this blog) that we don’t dabble with convention around these parts. 122 more words