My well seasoned life

Month: March 2018

Birthday in Venice

Birthday in Venice

When Chris suggested Venice as a birthday weekend getaway, I had one of those “pinch me” moments, mostly because I hadn’t even remembered that I had a birthday coming up. It’s hard to remember the day of the week, let alone the date, when you’re […]

The day we found butter in Florence

The day we found butter in Florence

I spend a good portion of my days researching our next meal, whether it is where I will shop for the produce to cook at home, or which restaurants we have to try. It’s become a little bit of an obsession, and almost a game- […]

Taste of Firenze

Taste of Firenze

If I didn’t paint the picture clear enough in my previous post, Florence and the food industry are no joke. I had been looking forward to Taste of Firenze since we first booked this trip- admittedly, I only had an idea of what this event […]

Week one in Firenze

Week one in Firenze

I had this vision of what I thought it would be like to live in Italy. I saw myself skipping through the streets of Florence, strolling into neighborhood restaurants with ease and joining the chefs in their kitchen as they took me under their wing […]

We moved to Europe

We moved to Europe

Chris and I have been so focused on “the plan” for the past 10 years (yup, we’re high school sweethearts!) that we have skipped out on a lot of the fun stuff to take care of the important stuff: study hard, get a good job, […]