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January 28, 2017
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Come To Italy With Me!

You don’t have to ¬†wait for me to post a trip to Lucca here on my blog. Get a group together with your friends who love Italy and get in touch! Of course I plan on going to Italy every year and I do have a tour scheduled for this spring, but it’s full, with […]

April 21, 2015
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Remembering Arezzo

I am dedicating this post to Gina London who was lucky enough to live in charming Arezzo for a few years. Thanks Gina for all the great posts about Arezzo. You can read about my time in Arezzo here,here and here or just click on Arezzo in the categories. This charming town is certainly worth […]

January 6, 2014
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My Arezzo Hide Away

As much as I am smitten by Lucca, my heart will always belong to Arezzo. It was in 2008 that I spent a month in this somewhat off the beaten track Tuscan town and fell hard and fast. I was there to study Italian and immerse myself in the language and it turned out to […]

February 8, 2013
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Arezzo Ruins

As much as I am totally taken with Lucca, Arezzo will always hold a special place in my heart. I was lucky to have chosen this charming Tuscan town back in 2008 when I first attended Cultura Italiana, a small language school located right in town. The daily classes were always fun, but what I […]

December 30, 2012
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Crostini, Crostone, Bruschette-Oh My!

A few days ago I was gifted some “almost’ stale bread from a cafe located a few doors down from my job. Not everyone would readily accept over the hill bread, but I happily grabbed two loaves and knew I could find a use for them. The heartier multigrain loaf would be perfect for toast […]

September 14, 2012
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Cultura Italiana Arezzo

It was five years ago around this time of year that I started hatching a plan to go study Italian in Italy. I was beginning my third semester of Italian classes at a local community college and began dreaming about learning Italian in a town where I would have to speak the language each and […]