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Good Day Rome · 8M ago

Cose italiane (Italian things)

11 April 2017. This time of year I always think about cleaning out the closets, assessing spring and summer clothes, putting away the puffy jacket and wool sweaters. That inevitably made me ...
Good Day Rome · 8M ago

What’s new?

29 March 2017. It is difficult not to think of Italy and our Italian life. I love being back in Oregon and living in a small coastal community, but Ric and I do have a fondness for things It...
Good Day Rome · 9M ago

From Rome to Home

25 February 2017. Moving is tough on every level. It’s non-stop labor, a constant stream of decisions to make, and an endless outpouring of money. After almost four months of transition, we ...
Good Day Rome · 10M ago

We wrote a book!

10 February 2017. Having frequently mumbled to myself “Someone should write a book,” I actually became the “someone.” Ric and I have hiked in the Dolomites around Ortisei for the past five s...
Good Day Rome · 11M ago

Ex expat

14 January 2017. Twelve weeks ago we were still roaming in Rome. Seems like a distant memory, almost a dream. When I see photos on Facebook by my friends in Italy, I really miss it. Walking ...
Good Day Rome · 11M ago

Cross-Cultural Experience

December 19, 2016. I first posted the blog below on December 9, 2012. It is a happy seasonal memory I thought I would share again. Hope you enjoy it!   Last night we attended …a Swedish chil...
Good Day Rome · 1Y ago

Kilograms, centigrade and convection, Oh My!

24 November 2016. We are celebrating this most-American of holidays in Seattle with pouring rain, but surrounded by family. I am the chief cook but thanks to two able sous chefs, Ric and my ...
Good Day Rome · 1Y ago

Left coast life

17 November 2016. It has been scarcely three weeks since we left Rome. In that time, we have been to the dentist and eye doctor, bought new glasses, established ourselves with a General Prac...
Good Day Rome · 1Y ago

Back to reality

3 November 2016. Returning to the U.S. has not been without surprises. It still amazes us to walk into a grocery store and see the embarrassment of riches available in the land of stuff. Sur...
Good Day Rome · 1Y ago

What I look forward to in the U.S.

26 October 2016. One day to go! We walk around Rome alternately maudlin and delighted. While we are ready to move on to the next adventure, we will miss many things about this magnificent ci...