Category Archives: Travel

  re·cov·er v. re·cov·ered, re·cov·er·ing, re·cov·ers 1. To get back; regain. 2. To restore (oneself) to a normal state 3. To compensate for 4. To procure 5. To bring under observation again   ♥   balance   is something I strive for..   the reassuring calm of the ordinary, every day   day to day […]

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  Let take the train from Florence, Italy and head deep into the Classic Chianti region of Tuscany near Siena. A short drive from the train station and we tumbled into a little village that is now the Borgo San Felice Relais & Chateau. This was our home away from home and one short week’s […]

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Since I brought you to a bridge in Florence last week, I might as well tell you more about our journey there. Our sojourn actually began in Florence with two and a half days of exploring the streets, museums and galleries. Our hotel was centrally located, only blocks from the Duomo { the Basilica di […]

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I seem to be writing about our travels in random order, so you’ve seen the Isle of Capri.. but Sorrento will have to wait for another day. Today I’d like you to escape with me to Rome. (Wouldn’t a blogging conference in Italy be just the best?!) We arrived in Rome by train, unpacked and […]

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I’ve missed you!   I promised you a seascape upon my return to the land of Smidgen.. the island you see above is the Isle of Capri located just off the coast of Sorrento in Italy.We took a ferry across after spending days wandering through Sorrento, drinking in the sites, the wine and devouring plates […]

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