A thought…

When I dream of seeing places and finding myself unprepared (even if I have already read articles about it!) for the kind of mind blowing sense of gratefulness for the privilege of seeing a dream come true… Trajan’s column ” Colonna Traiana”, Rome Touching Roman history at the Palatine Hills in Rome Because in this…

Il Colosseo e Foro Romano Palatino

It rained all day but it was still worth visiting these historical sites. But Rome is not only about historical monuments… Tonnarelli al Calamari, Carciofi e Pomodorini Carciofi alla Giudia Thanks to Diego, the hotel owner for his advice, “L’Arancio d’Oro” a few minutes from Castel Sant’Angelo, I was able to taste some of Rome’s…

Fontana della Barcaccia, Rome

A fountain by Pietro Bernini, completed between 1623 – 1629, at the foot of the Spanish Steps in Piazza di Spagna in Rome. I have visited a lot of historical and famous cities in the world, but I have never experienced such AWE as I did while walking in the streets of this world renowned…

Peace

“Peace” is a priceless feeling . I thought of this: P = Patience. For only time can reveal the results of decisions made. E = Empathy. What would it be like to feel how others feel? A = Admitting to oneself that life is too short not to be happy C = Compassion. E =…

Buon San Martino

One of the things that I learned from living in one of the towns here in Italy is that sometimes they prepare a particular cake to celebrate the feast day of the Saint. Today, is the feast day of Saint Martin of Tours and it has been and still is a family tradition to prepare…

Weekend

Weekend…someone told me that “Life is too short not to be happy!” On cold and foggy days, sometimes the sight of a flower can bring deep joy.

A Fairy garden

When memories can create a little winter themed fairy garden… Wishing everyone a lovely weekend!