The final week of our US trip was filled with last minute visits and shopping. Sunday, we made a quick trip to Dallas to visit my Aunts (Dad’s sisters). I love spending time with them; it always feels like home.. especially because they always have something to eat! Valentina had her very first and last … More 5 weeks… and 5lbs later… (Part 5)
Week 4 was non stop crazy! I think I only had one day this entire trip that I didn’t leave the house. I didn’t even shower or change out of my pajamas. Monday- We went to visit my friend Tiffany and her sweet twins Amelie & Desmond. They were born at 32 weeks (Tiffany- please … More 5 weeks… and 5lbs later… (Part 4)
The second week of our trip took us to Minnesota to visit my brother and his wife. The first night we were treated to dinner on the back patio. Valentina especially enjoyed the CRAZY YUMMY cake made by Aunt Lizzy! We went to Lake Superior where V had a fab time walking.. Enjoyed an afternoon … More 5 weeks… and 5lbs later… (Part 2)
March 2nd was Texas Independence Day which marks the day Texas signed it’s declaration, freeing them from the control of Mexico. We Texans are a proud bunch.. incase you didn’t know. The best way to celebrate in true Texas style would be to have some seriously good barbecue. I had planned to make a really … More Texas Independence Day
My 2 weeks back in Texas have gone by so fast. I’m glad I was able to come home for a visit. I was able to visit with my old co-workers & Doctors. I had dinner with some friends from High School and spent A LOT of time with my family. It feels like we’ve … More Texas trip comes to an end
I apologize for not posting earlier but, things have been really busy here and I don’t have the most reliable Internet Connection, in fact, I’ve been trying to post this blog since Saturday morning and it’s just not getting done and because of that, this blog is going to include the entire weekend. So finally… … More Eat, Shop, & Eat
Howdy Y’all For the next 2 weeks, La Dolce Vita will be coming to you from The Republic of Texas*! I left my home in Texas only 5- 1/2 months ago and I’ve missed the Tex-Mex food so much I have to go back! 2 weeks with out gelato and my husband… WHAT WILL I … More Deep in the heart of TEXAS!
Saturday- December 27th I’ve been in Dallas for 30 years. Carlo has been in Dallas for 2 years & 7 months. So, now that we’re leaving to Italy we FINALLY make time to do some sightseeing in Dallas. We start by meeting my parents, Mika & Markus and visiting my father’s side of the family. … More Last minute visits and tour
Well, the packing has begun. I just realized that we are planning to be in Houston, Hawaii and Italy in one months time!! What are we thinking?!?! Well, we had to so, we don’t have a choice but, with everything that is required of us, we have to pack now instead of when we come … More Office Depot threw up in my living room!
Well, as most of y’all know, Carlo and I are moving back to Italy. We’re not totally surprised but we had hoped to stay another 6 months. Since we’ve got about a month left, we’ve really started to pick up the pace. I’ve started packing stuff into boxes that will be shipped to Italy. I’m … More See ya later U.S.A…… Buongiorno Italia