About me: American Attorney in love with Italy for 15 years quits job in Texas, sells house, and moves to Rome to start her own legal practice. But Italy isn't a postcard; it's a real place with real frustrations. And it's a lot of fun. I'm figuring it out as I go.
Photo Blog: Twilight in Rome Taking stunning photographs in Rome is easy. I’m completely amateur and somehow I have a really good keep/delete ratio going on ever since I moved here. It helps that I have a really excellent camera, but the scenery is so marvelous that the pictures almost take themselves. I’m happy to ... Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:02:06
Thanksgiving in Rome: 1 Oven, 3 Burners, 9 Friends, & 4 Trips to the Butcher Before I begin, friends, I want to share with you one of the most fun and out-of-the-blue things that has happened to me since appearing on House Hunters International. I was asked to appear on Radio Deejay, the number one radio station in all of Italy, and explain Thanksgiving to Italian people. So... Wed, 04 Dec 2013 12:36:30
My Prague Blog Prague is a really trendy destination, which you realize as soon as you see the throngs of 20-year-old American study abroad students in front of you in every line for food or drinks – especially drinks. And it’s been on my must-see list since I first heard of it, which was probably duri... Fri, 15 Nov 2013 13:27:45
Camels and Dates and Dates with Camels: Morocco redeems itself. So, Marrakech didn’t Mo-rock my world (thanks for the pun, Marion!), but I had a hunch that just outside the city there were marvelous mountains and villages and streams and desert landscapes to behold. I just knew I’d love it. And I was right. One morning at dawn, four of us climbed int... Fri, 01 Nov 2013 13:05:38
?Meh?rrakech I’m splitting my blog on Morocco into two parts, because the trip seemed to separate itself into two parts. Marrakech, which I frankly didn’t like one bit, and the two days spent in the mountains, which were heavenly. First, Marrakech: You can’t fall in love with every place you vi... Thu, 31 Oct 2013 13:10:38