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The Sweet Taste of Italy

During my two week holiday to Italy (Sorrento on the Neapolitan Riviera) one of my aims was to explore local bakeries and sample more traditional Italian bakes. 648 more words

Cake

Designer Wear for Kitties (Dani's POV)

Dear Sheldon,

I’m sorry to inform you that I was not able to find the requested Italian leather shoes in your tiny cat size. Yes, Oliver even asked if it was possible. 192 more words

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The plague mask

Selfie with my newly bought plague mask. Thank God I read Dan Brown’s Inferno before visiting Venice. The mask is a raw material, obviously. Can be decorated with whatevers. 34 more words

Culture

First stop: San Casciano Val di Pesa


The most beautiful sister – both inside and out.  Our five-day trip around Tuscany began here, at the gorgeous Salvadonica Hotel in San Casciano Val de Pesa. 16 more words

Nature

La minoranza silenziosa

This post was published on Il Post on June 23, 2015. Referring to recent Italian political struggles, I point at the effectivness of the mobilization of arch-conservative and xenophobic pressure groups, and at the lack of any significant counter-mobilization of progressive, liberal and cosmopolitan pressure groups. 802 more words

Politics

La Arte Italiana del Amoreggiare or the Italian Art of Chatting up Women.

“…you become hyperaware of every pinpoint and pixel of your body in ways that I never had before…” . Friedland, R. 2014 Amore: An American Father’s Roman Holiday. 405 more words