Monthly Archives: July 2014

Speak, Pray, Cook – Day 2 (The First Day of School)

Monday, July 21, 2014 I got up at 6:30 this morning after only six hours of sleep. Then I had the fun adventure of trying to figure out how my landlady’s shower works. No major problems, thankfully, but I do … Continue reading

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Speak, Pray, Cook – Day 1 (Benvenuti a Roma!)

Sunday, July 20, 2014 I arrived in Rome at 9:00 a.m., about a half hour ahead of schedule. Thankfully, my lucky luggage also arrived. I had arranged for a taxi ahead of time, so I wouldn’t have to worry about … Continue reading

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Plan E, Or How I Ended up in Rome Twice in One Year

When I first came to Rome in 2001, I thought it would probably be my only trip here. I figured that in a few years I’d get married, have kids, and thus have no time for cross-Atlantic travel. So how … Continue reading

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My Writing Process: A Blog Hop

Last Monday, Cynthia Toney tagged my in the writing process blog tour (or blog hop, if you prefer). For those of you unfamiliar with the term, a blog hop is a chance for one author to “tag” another author in … Continue reading

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