Bringing Down the White Picket Fence

Here are four ladies, exhausted and beaten by the sun after a day of touring the Colosseum. We are waiting, impatiently, to eat a bowl of cacio e pepe at Restaurant...

We honeymooned in Sorrento, Italy. It was the perfect honeymoon of sit by the pool, walk down to town to eat, take the bus back up to the hotel to sit...

Venezia… When you hear the word Venice, what automatically comes to mind? Wait, let me guess…a gondola? That used to be the first word that came to my mind too.  But...

This is where we stayed in Florence… This being reason #1 why I loved Florence more. Reason #2… When you dream Italy, isn’t this what comes to mind? Reason #3… You...

Why Roma? I married a man who keeps his promises, no matter what the cost.  It’s one of the many qualities I adore about him.  From the little everyday promises, like...

On July 18, 2011, Paul and I celebrated our one year wedding anniversary…on a plane, with both our mothers, and our 16 year old niece.  No worries, we did the traditional...

We went to Sorrento on our honeymoon…not Positano, Amalfi, or Capri.  Let me repeat, we went to Sorrento. I often get asked the question, “Where did you go on your honeymoon?”...

Paul and I had the funniest experience one day while waiting for our hotel shuttle bus.  I noticed a man waiting near us that was wearing a (gasp!) Phillies hat.  Considering...

The decision to spend our honeymoon in Sorrento, Italy was largely influenced by Paul.  Although it was my first trip to Italy, Paul had already explored this region with his mother...

Flip flops and stilettos-flip flops for during the day, stilettos for my more fancy attire at night.  I did not bring tennis shoes, hiking boots, or even outdoorsy sandals.  So when...