As summer enters its final month, there is time to capture moments of stillness and reflect on that which gives us peace. Here’s to hoping, dreaming, living and loving. Cheers to a Happy August. To be encouraged, be encouraging. To be peaceful, let go of that which binds you to fruitless sorrows. To be wise, … More Summer Ruminations.
Music is my thing, my bag, my jam. I’m always listening and looking for new artists, rediscovering old songs, and sharing my favorite songs with friends. Music is how I communicate and whether it’s without lyrics or an 80’s rock ballad, there is nothing like a good song. It’s my wine. So naturally when I … More The Playlist: a Musical Journey in 3 Acts
Still looking for reasons to throw caution to the wind and just go? Check out this list from a story on Huffington Post from 2014. We agree! Just go! 21 Reasons to Finally Take the Trip to Italy
Summer is the season I visit Italy the most. I love going to the beach and spending the nights walking around whichever city we’re visiting. And each time I go, Claudio plans some sort of adventure for us, adding to my “you’re not going to believe this” arsenal. I arrived in Rome on a … More …And Then They Hopped on a Motorcycle
“Wherever we travel to, the wonderful people we meet become our family” -Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great! My life is full of deliciously layered people who color my world and seem like characters from a movie or book. In 2011 I met Anna (Ferdinando’s mother) and her two sisters for the first time … More Anna e le Zie (Anna and the Aunties)
Located Fiumicino, just on the outskirts of Rome, is the QC Terme Roma luxury resort and spa. From the moment you begin the walk from parking to the front entrance, the pebble lined path and dipping trees prepare the senses for a truly relaxing and restorative venture. Once you are inside the resort reception, ambient music … More Unwind and Discover the Beaty of the Bath – QC Terme Roma Resort and Spa
Since 2014, the hashtag #perchenovacanza has made its way across social media in Italy and the U.S. It is a simple philosophy born from a single moment in Rome. One morning I was feeling the jetlag and struggling to keep my eyes open, but wanting to push through and enjoy this holiday. My friend Ferdi, … More Living the #perchenovacanza Philosphy