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  • Words of Advice
    Italy Info, Tips

    Words of Advice – Our August Nightmare

    Learn From Our Mistake; Words of Advice   I have posted previously on June 2014, under TRAVEL TIPS to be aware that thing close in August. Not everything – but somethings, especially small stores.…

  • flight layover
    General Info

    Phoenix – NY Layover

    Flight Layover We left Phoenix, Arizona on July 31st (technically the plane was late so it left August 1st) and headed to New York for our layover stop on our way to…

  • iL Mercato Centrale Firenze, Florence, Italy
    General Info


    Salve! Salve means “hello” in Italian. Gary and I met in New York while we worked for the same company. I have two wonderful stepchildren and we have two daughters together. We…

  • General Info

    2015 Coming to Close

    As 2015 comes to a close, I am thinking about so many things. How 27 years ago we moved to Arizona from New York and bought a home. It was pretty when…

  • trip to LA consulate
    Dual Citizenship

    Italian Counsulate

    Finally the day arrived. We drove to Los Angeles, California this past Sunday to meet with the Italian Consulate and present our applications and documentation for dual citizenship with Italy. It is…