One proud Mamma!

Last week, Carlo, Valentina & I took the train and headed to Milan.  This visit wasn’t for pleasure.. it was more for business.  The business of making my VJ legal… that is. Contrary to popular beliefs….. just because your parent is American and your born outside of the U.S. doesn’t automatically make you a citizen. … More One proud Mamma!

CLOSED for Ferie!

August in Italy is probably one of the best times to visit…. or could be one of the worst times to visit! Your choice! Every August, Italians look forward to the time when they are closed for one, two, three OR four weeks and head out to the beaches or mountains. It’s Ferie! Carlo’s company … More CLOSED for Ferie!

Mercato Extravaganza

One of the best things about living in a large city is that there is always something to do. You just have to know where to look. Every couple of months, I go to the Visitor Info-point on Via Garibaldi and grab lots of booklets/pamphlets to find out what’s going on in Torino. Last week, … More Mercato Extravaganza

Time Adjustment

Sunday, January 4th, 2009 I guess when you go to bed at 8:30pm, you might not sleep as much as you want. My brother responded to a text I had sent earlier in the day (sent at 3pmish Italy time) at 12:30am. Carlo hears it, then can’t go back to sleep. Apparently, he tossed and … More Time Adjustment