Tag Archives: snow

I love Paris in the Springtime

It’s hard to believe we’ve been here almost 6 months already, how time flies! We knew at this point that we’d have to go to France to swap the car over, so we thought we’d make a vacation of it … Continue reading

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Scenes from an Italian life

Here’s a blog post containing only photos and captions for once. It’s not that I don’t have anything to say, just that daylight saving started yesterday and that 1 hour of lost sleep has rendered me quite brain dead today.  … Continue reading

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Frosty the Snowman

Just a quickie this time folks! I have to show you the lovely snowman that the boys built yesterday: Actually the snow is melting now and all around there is “sludge” on the roads and on the ground.  I enjoyed … Continue reading

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Parma and snow….with balls!

Snow at last? No, snow with balls! Yesterday we had REAL snow and I have lots of pics to show you all.  First, however, let me tell you about our little excursion to Parma this week. There are many interesting … Continue reading

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Malgrate etc.

One of the best things about Bagnone, besides the gorgeous foliage and breathtaking mountainous panorama, is how friendly the locals are.  I know I wrote about this in the “friendly natives” post, but bear with me.  Before we left for … Continue reading

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Pisa, Siena and Firenze

Better go and make yourself a cup of tea (or whatever beverage takes your fancy), because this is the longest post yet. Lots of pics too, but then you’d expect that from us by now! We took advantage of a … Continue reading

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The friendly natives

Life in Tuscany has finally settled into somewhat of a routine for us. Our day starts very early at 6:30am with getting the boys ready for school. They are out the door just after 7 and off to school on … Continue reading

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