I have been missing from the online world for a few weeks, minus some small posts here and there and checking Facebook and email from time to time. My children and I have been traveling in Indiana, Michigan, and now Illinois, buying our time until we go back to Italy next week. Our condo is… Continue reading Homeless
Sorry we are MIA but we are all over the Midwest right now. I promise updates and fun stories soon! Loving on dogs and frogs and all of the furry critters in Michigan!
We are visiting Grandma in Indiana. My children are thrilled, they never want to leave. Cookies and milk before bed? Grandma cuddles in the rocking chair, kisses and surprises? I can’t compete. So I have to try even harder to be the cool adult in the house. The other day, I let them strip down… Continue reading Naked in the sprinkler
The other day, Vance saw me cleaning and asked to help. This is not something that is completely unusual, although it still caught me off guard. Of course I wanted help, so I was more than willing to come up with some ideas for him. This got me to thinking that he is at an… Continue reading Tiny Helpers
I have been MIA from the blogging world for a week, as we (did I say “we”, I meant “I”) have been working very hard cleaning and organizing our condo and packing for the summer in Italy. We did manage to sneak away for the morning yesterday, when the temperatures were warm enough (80s!) to… Continue reading Filterless Fridays
I had a girlfriend and her kiddos over for lunch the other day. I wanted to make something easy and tasty. All of the most important qualities when entertaining, right? I also wanted it to be gluten free. When we visited Lucca a few months ago, I had this wonderful little snack called farinata. It is… Continue reading Farinata with tomatoes, feta, and caramelized onions (a recipe)