As mentioned in the last City Gardens post, Corso Brunelleschi has separate play areas. This street is 1.5 kilometers long and has a walking/biking trail that leads to a park. The entire street is lined with trees which is the perfect answer on a hot summers day. Unfortunately during the Spring and Autumn season this … More City Gardens: Corso Brunelleschi pt 2
If you haven’t read any of the past 30 things topics, click here. 1- Cooking & Baking– When I was younger my mom would have “do it yourself” meals. She didn’t want to cook so we’d have days when we would make our own dinner. This along with helping in the kitchen is how … More What are 5 passions you have and why?
One of the great things about living in Torino is that it’s very green. Leave the city center and make your way into the neighborhoods and you’ll see how family friendly the city is. For this post, I decided to check out a play area out of the city center. There is a Holiday Inn in … More City gardens: Corso Brunelleschi
One of the reasons I wanted to do a City Gardens series was to find play areas not only in the city center but as well as around the city. I love meeting other moms and have playdates but there can be problems when you want to meet up and need to find somewhere to go. I … More City Gardens: Giardino Madame Curie
While strolling through the city and playing tour guide with my family, we stumbled upon this small playground near the MAO (Museo di Arte Orientale). This particular spot was a nice surprise and to be honest a life saver! We had been sightseeing all day and the girls were exhausted and just wanted to be … More City Gardens: Giardino Jan Palach
This post is part of the series called 30 Things my kids should know about ME! Click here to read more. 1- Bigger house with yard- What’s funny is that when we lived in the States, we had lots of friends who lived in houses and we lived in an apartment. We could have easily … More If I had 3 wishes.. What would I wish for.
Summer is in full effect here in Torino and well.. it’s been hot. I’m talking Hotter than Hades! We generally have great weather meaning that it gets hot but it’s usually breezy and manageable. However, at the beginning of the month, we had some high pressure come from Africa and IT WAS AWFUL! Rumour has … More Playground survival bag
One of the joys of traveling is experiencing life beyond your comfort zone. Exploring small streets and “doing as the Romans do”. We adults appreciate the finer things like good food, drinks and art. What about the little ones? I don’t know any 2 year olds that want to go through a museum unless it’s … More City Gardens: Giardino Aiuola Balbo
My absolute, totally awesome, would be perfect job? Gelato quality control & US food/culture consultant. Ok so that’s not even a real thing.. is it?! It’s called a DREAM JOB for a reason! This would so be the best, most perfect job. Seriously.. if there is a job in Torino that is exactly this.. CALL … More What is your dream job and why.
There aren’t enough words to describe how much Miss E is loved. She’s seriously the cutest little girl and she’s so sweet. I thought I’d make another video using the OneDay app.