North or south, the great debate 

How is it just a week can feel like an eternity? Well, maybe if I had realised that my daughters passport had expired before I started my plans maybe, just maybe it would have been easier. That frantic feeling was pretty prevalent until I got on the flight, best advice ever (well for those of…

Gadabout…or not

So it sounds like I’m some gadabout (as my great-grandmother would say) Because I have the luxury of being able to get a home in a country as beautiful as Italy. The reality though is much more real. A year ago my wonderful father-in-law passed away, I feel so lucky to have had him in…