Instantly Italy Interview + Free Printable

Instantly Italy Interview + Free Printable

It is pretty amazing how the internet can connect so many of us today. I was pleasantly surprised to virtually meet Cinzia from InstantlyItaly.com and was happy to participate in her interview blog series of expats living in Italy. You can hop on over to the post to...
Austria

Austria

Currently vacationing in Austria and even though there have been rainy days, it does make everything so green and lush. Beautiful views all around... I just need to soak up some R&R with...
Summer Vacation

Summer Vacation

This past month I've been on vacation, visiting family in Southern California and road tripping it, just like my childhood days. It's been really fun and wonderful to be able to show my little boy the sights in Western America. I love passing through the many national...
Peek Into My Sketchbook and Italian Life on Instagram

Peek Into My Sketchbook and Italian Life on Instagram

If you are on Instagram I wanted to invite you to follow me there as I'm posting peeks into my sketchbook much more frequently there. It's actually a nice way to motivate myself... so I can be sure to make time for creativity. With the baby, there are days where I...
Illustration Friday: Burst & A Lovely Announcement

Illustration Friday: Burst & A Lovely Announcement

Although the immediate image of a bubble bursting came to mind, my thoughts then wandered to the emotional interpretation of bursting with joy. So this Illustration Friday is particularly special, because I suppose it's as good a time as ever to share a lovely...
Taking a Vacation in Tuscany

Taking a Vacation in Tuscany

The nice thing about living in Tuscany, Italy, is that a vacation is never far away. A day trip can you take you to old medieval castles, sandy beaches, and secret little towns tucked away in the hills. The month of August is vacation month in all of Italy and most...
Photolog: Yummy Italian Coldcuts

Photolog: Yummy Italian Coldcuts

Sorry for those who are not meat-lovers, but I see so many things in a plate of yummy Italian coldcuts. Beauty in the colors, shape and form. But also love - the love of food and old-fashioned living. The amazing glory of nature and man. Sweetness. Spicyness....