The Italian Lifestyle

Sunset view of St. Peter and The Bridge of Angels in Rome Italy My love affair with Italy is over 2 decades old. I love so much about the Bel Paese. Sometimes I think I love and miss it more than my husband, who is actually Italian. Don’t get me wrong, he loves...

The Taste of an Italian Summer – Limoncello

When Life gives you lemons, make limoncello! So, you know how everyone has that one alcoholic drink  that they “just can’t”? Limoncello was mine for probably about 10 years. I won’t go into the details, but basically, I had too much, it did not feel good, I...
La Campania

La Campania

I love Campania. Let’s be real, there’s not a region in Italy I don’t love. They all have their own personality, their own culture, cuisine, language and fascino (charm). But Campania, oh Campania…it is truly a particularly special place. It...
Perfect Prosecco!

Perfect Prosecco!

In all of Italy, when choosing a wine for an aperitif or happy hour drink, one of the most popular you will find is Prosecco. It is a white wine boasting the DOC designation from the region of Veneto. It’s light, sparkling and a little sweet, served chilled,...

The Aosta Valley – A Skier’s Paradise

The Aosta Valley is the most north-western region in Italy and also the smallest. It is one of four independent regions, which gives them economic and political autonomy. This is the result of its tumultuous and ever changing geo-historiographical landscape. Once a...