Select Page

This is Thirty – Falling Down the Well

Yesterday we drove up to the tiny town of Scarperia that sits in the Mugello, an area of the countryside up behind Fiesole from Florence. My mother-in-law is originally from the area, before her family moved into Florence, and she pointed out the church where she was...

This is Thirty – Family

Rami’s brother Sami arrived into Bologna last night and this morning we all got together with their parents and drove out over the hills of Fiesole into the town where my mother in law was from to tour a little truffle fair and have lunch together at a local...

This is Thirty – Recycling Sucks

In my house growing up, we had one trash bin. Everything we threw out went into it and thankfully, we had a garbage disposal so there wasn’t much smelly stuff, it was just waste from elsewhere around the house. Big black plastic heavy-duty trash bag, out by the...