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  • Headed Home

    Headed Home

    We finished our 2 weeks in Italy with a day trip to Cortona and Montepulcanio. We did quite a bit more shopping (yikes! Our bags are heavy!) and climbed the hills of more towns! I stubbed my toe pretty bad but I am soldiering on! We finished the evening with dinner at home! Veal and…

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  • Alora, shipping is not free

    Alora, shipping is not free

    Shipping is not free, or if it seems free, it is really just added in to the price. One of our guides said, “Alora, shipping is not free” when we asked about shipping. It’s kind of been the motto of the trip! We’ve been able to navigate our way through the Italian language with just…

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  • The Patron Saint of TikTok

    The Patron Saint of TikTok

    Today was the first day that we braved driving ourselves. The day before we were all piled into a church bus sort of thing, with a driver. (this gets confusing because I’m actually writing this the day after-anyway-sorry I’m tired) So on this day we rented two cars to drive ourselves! Our group split into…

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  • No worries. I’m fine.

    No worries. I’m fine.

    So I took a break from writing yesterday. Yesterday was our wine and cheese tour. So let’s just say that most of my day was spent like this: Who knew that you roll wine around in your glass and smell it? I was getting notes of “I want to live here now.” I’m pretty sure…

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