Caving In. Puglia Sea Adventure

More from Grotta Palazzese.  A memorable evening in the Puglia seaside town of Polignano a Mare.  If you plan on going, make sure to check their schedule as it varies with the time of year.

Charm and Grace. Buonanotte Lecce.

Have you ever been to Puglia? Lecce is a charming city nestled in the heel of the Italian boot. She turns on her charm on warm summer evenings.

For Love and Superga

Nothing says love like a warm kitten and a pair of pink Superga shoes!  Happy Valentines day from Italy and Me. Buona giornata!              

Pentimento. A Roman Thing.

A photo of Rome I snapped late in the afternoon in the fading sunlight. The quintessential nature of this fascinates me. The old overlays the new  – or is it the other way around? The past intertwines with the present. The word Pentimento describes it beautifully.  I first read this word in a Lillian Hellman…

Fresh Ricotta Anyone?

Ok. Admit it. Your image of ricotta comes from a tub bought in the supermarket. Dry and tasteless. Think again. Imagine ricotta so light and smooth that it melts on your tongue.  It has a rich yet vibrant taste.  That’s the real stuff.  When in Rome last October I became addicted to this. Try it…