Monthly Archives: March 2010

Spring is in the air…and it’s quite stinky

So…I’ve never lived in the center of a city before Florence.  My whole life I’ve had a national forest in my backyard…literally.  Now I’m surrounded by stone walls and sewers, and I’m noticing that this environment doesn’t allow for a … Continue reading

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How to sit on a public bench in Florence

We can all visualize the typical Hollywood scene of a cute couple in love: sitting side by side on a park bench; holding hands, or one resting their head on the other’s shoulder.  Florentines like to do things a bit … Continue reading

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Frange. Assolutamente.

Frange. Assolutamente. Hair Salon Rock Star (also the Proprietor) So now I have bangs.  Eeeek!  Pictures to follow.

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Absolutely B-E-A-Utiful day in Florence.  Duomo looks absolutely amazing in the sunlight.

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View from the Ponte Vecchio

Wouldn’t it be nice if this was your office window?  Dimitri took this photo while I was checking out some earrings in a shop on the Ponte Vecchio.  I’m sure it’s much easier to work in a tiny shop all … Continue reading

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My Boys

A few weeks ago Dimitri and I spent a Saturday afternoon wandering around town with the pups.  We wound up at Palazzo Pitti, and we decided to hang out and bask in the sun for a little while.  We thought … Continue reading

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