Tag Archives: italy

Recommitment to the blog…

I started with such a bang…  Posting every day of my Italian holiday.  And even one post after that!  I think the challenge is I’m not sure exactly what I want this blog to be…  what is that I want … Continue reading

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How to rent a villa in Tuscany…

As I am nearing the end (OK, it’s really near.  Like, tomorrow.) of my first villa rental experience in Tuscany, I thought I would capture some thoughts/notes/ideas about the experience that I know might have been helpful to my friends … Continue reading

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Italian Resolutions

More Pancetta.  More wine (although it will probably be from California- to be honest, I think I like California wines better). Cook my vegetables longer.  More red wine vinegar.  Try and find a way to plant a garden at home.  … Continue reading

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Lunch in Tuscany

What better way to spend an afternoon in Tuscany than enjoying lunch outside, under a tree with a charming Italian host and his family enjoying delicious homemade Italian food. I was invited by Guido, the caretaker of the villas and … Continue reading

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