Strumming on my chitarra

Strumming on my chitarra

It was a fateful day in middle school; one I had been looking forward to for what seemed like years. I remember it as if it were yesterday; the moment the fifth grade students were allowed to choose a musical instrument to play for the year. I was locked in on that...
Steaking our Florence

Steaking our Florence

Florence. Firenze. Florencia. Florenz. Φλωρεντία. 佛罗伦萨. Anyway you say it, Florence sounds dreamy. I was lucky enough to spend a weekend there with my love, and it was indeed dreamy. But it was also hot. Real hot. Sweaty hot. Like must have a hotel with a rooftop pool...
Fiori di zucca: summer’s most delicious gift

Fiori di zucca: summer’s most delicious gift

The steamy summer is in full force. Beach days, hazy afternoons, and sweltering heat. If you have been to your farmer’s market you may have seen the abundance of gorgeous fruits and vegetables that is our reward for dealing with such insufferable temperatures. First...