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I’m Published! :D

I’m absolutely thrilled to share that my first submission to “Italian Notebook” , a wonderful online newsletter, has been published today! I’m a contributing writer! I wrote about lovely Pienza, a charming hilltown in Tuscany, which I had the pleasure … Continue reading

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Better Safe than Sorry When S*** Happens!

With travel, if there’s one thing you can count on, it’s that anything can happen. . . No one wants to come home  with memories of what almost ruined their long awaited vacation.  And, even though we can’t control every … Continue reading

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Going for the Green

“Green Travel” is definitely a growing trend in the travel business. If making “green” choices is a priority, you can go green with your greenbacks and with your choices. Whether it’s looking for hands on opportunities to work on a … Continue reading

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Luxury Amenities on the Go…for Your Pet!

I’ve written about traveling with pets…whether you leave them behind or take them along, they definitely need to be a big part of your travel planning. Feeding, emergency contact info, medical records, vet info, and any other special needs are … Continue reading

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Just Tap Your Heels Together…

“Close you eyes and tap your heels together three times. And think to yourself, there’s no place like home.” – From The Wizard of Oz Summer is winding down, here comes a long weekend and you want to go somewhere … Continue reading

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Ohhhh…My Aching Feet!

I’m always amazed at how Italian women can navigate those cobblestone streets in high heels! And often with leather soles. My tootsies ache just thinking about it! Well, you can try, but even in sensible shoes, I’ve seen more than … Continue reading

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Before You Go Away…

Getting ready for that last getaway of summer?  Did you ever get about half way to your vacation destination and get that nagging feeling that there was something you forgot to do? Well, to be sure you have covered all … Continue reading

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The “Joy” of Packing…

Whether you’re getting away for the weekend or for a few weeks, packing can present its challenges! Most of us have been guilty of over packing and regretting it… Get some great advice and guidelines on my blog page,  “The … Continue reading

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