Month: April 2017

10 things everyone who moves to Italy learns to do

10 things everyone who moves to Italy learns to do

After a short time living in Italy everyone starts to be a little bit more Italian about things…

Sant’ Elia Palmi – The perfect place for a  picnic Calabrese style

Sant’ Elia Palmi – The perfect place for a picnic Calabrese style

Above Palmi, the town where I live, is Sant’ Elia, a mountain which I am incredibly fond of for a number of reasons. I got married there for one.  Regardless of the weather, you can look out at the most stunning views in Calabria and this […]

Bringing up a baby in Calabria

Bringing up a baby in Calabria

Having taken a break from the blog while I had a baby I’m happy to be back!  What a roller coaster it has been, lots and lots of smiles and very little sleep! Bringing up a baby in Calabria has taught me some valuable lessons that I can’t wait to share with you. Like everything in life there are positives and there are negatives but I think this photo sums up perfectly why I love living here so much and why it is such a beautiful place to startIMG_7042 a family.