Stories

Pruning the olive trees

Spring is making some appearance and it's now time to prune olive trees.  Some...

an enchanted house: Palazzo Bourbon di Sorbello in Perugia

I've always had a fascination for old houses. When I was a child the...

Happy Holidays! Buone Feste!

Auguri! Happy Holidays and peace to all my friends and family. A special thought...

if only she knew….

Weeks ago I received an email from a woman stating the following: "we considered staying...

cooking on a sunny day

Over the years our guests have given us the gift of many beautiful images....

the reckless Easter sprint

My right eye has been twitching quite often recently. It's a sign of stress. I...

the beginning

I feel like I have been cooking forever and it is almost true. As...

Golden hands

This crazy country of mine, sometimes I am proud of it. Italy is a...

calendimaggio

CALENDIMAGGIO of ASSISI is a medieval festival held in Assisi from Thursday to Saturday...

Happy New Year

SO,  we are just back from a most wonderful holiday in Thailand and Hong...