Italy, Musings, Travel

An Italian Picture is Worth…

The week-plus that we spent with my sister and her family was absolutely one of the highlights of the year. I wrote a post about a single day in Tuscany in great detail. I kind of just wanted to let some of the pictures do the talking for the rest of the trip. Highlights included, […]

Living, Musings

Torino: Top 10 Miss/Won’t Miss

I am not going to get too nostalgic (yet) about our time here. We are down to just over one month left in Torino. I want to share a few highlights of every day life here. I won’t dwell on how much I have loved spending time with my family (actually, I will at some […]


The Overly-Loved Tourist Trap

As we have crisscrossed Europe this year, we have visited some major tourist attractions. We go to Scotland; we visit Loch Ness. We go to Rome; we visit the colosseum. We go to Barcelona; we visit La Sagrada Familia. However, these big ticket locations have really  never been the best part about our adventures. We […]