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♥ Gelato: Love from Italy ♥

♥ The Gelato Festival Comes to America! ♥ ♥ For several years I have tried (unsuccessfully) to attend a Gelato Festival in Florence, Italy…but several weeks ago, Gelato Festival America came to me!

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♥My Valentine to You? A Sweetheart of a Deal♥

♥ You’ll Say “Grazie!” ♥ From now through Valentine’s Day you can still purchase my book  on AMAZON for ONLY $9.99 for the paperback and $3.99 for the Kindle version!! ♥ Over 400 Italy travel tips for ONLY $9.99? Si! … Continue reading

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♥ My Homage to Laundry Day Italian Style ♥

♥ Indelible Memories: My Homage to Laundry Day Italian Style ♥ has been a long time coming! Hundreds of photos taken over several years from north to south…of laundry! And I predict there will be many more! Why? Read on… … Continue reading

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♥ Lovers of Italy Share Their La Dolce Vita ♥

Ah, la dolce vita! Only one place comes to mind…Italy! The “sweet life” indeed…the name of Fellini’s iconic movie was perhaps meant to be ironic but for most of us, la dolce vita, the “sweet life” or maybe our ideal … Continue reading

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Not Your Ordinary Laundry Day in Assisi!

Meandering through the streets in Italian cities and villages, it’s not uncommon to see laundry gently fluttering in the breeze. Hanging from clothes lines on balconies, windows, patios, it’s one of my favorite photo subjects.Maybe it’s the memories of my … Continue reading

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TidBitZ Bonus: When IS the Best Time to Travel…to Italy?

TidBitZ Bonus: When IS the Best Time to Travel…to Italy? On Tuesday, we talked about the “best” time to travel. Of course, when planning your next vacation (which can be a headache anyway), there’s the ideal scenario and then…there’s reality. … Continue reading

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A Special Edition of Travel TidBitZ: A Confession…

Today’s Special TidBitZ: A Confession… OK, it’s time to confess, and spill the beans…you deserve total honesty from me….no use hiding or denying it any longer…I’m coming clean….sigh…I have a sweet tooth and I’m not ashamed to admit it!  When … Continue reading

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Guest Post: È l’ora di imparare la lingua! It’s Time to Learn Italian!

Guest Post: Today’s special guest is Melissa Muldoon, la studentessa matta! Melissa and I “met” via a mutual Facebook friend and we all share one passion – Italy! Not only is Melissa a dedicated student of the Italian language, she … Continue reading

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SideTripZ – Guest Post: Relying on the Kindness of Strangers…

I think that we often forget that we’re a nation of immigrants and how it feels to arrive in a totally new and unfamiliar place…except when we travel to a foreign country. It’s when we are faced with a new … Continue reading

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Travel TidBitZ: Here Comes the Sun! (Part I)

Today’s Travel TidBitZ: Here Comes the Sun! (Part I) “Here comes the sun, here comes the sun And I say it’s all right” – The Beatles Thank you for joining me this morning!  Tidbit is defined as a morsel, snack, … Continue reading

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