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Bolognese, Baby!

Bolognese, Baby!

I feel a calling to post this recipe because I firmly believe this is one of the best things I’ve ever made. Not because I have magic bolognese hands, or because I did anything profound to make it delicious, just because bolognese. is. everything. It’s […]

Pizza Wars & Pompeii

Pizza Wars & Pompeii

We planned our trip to Naples for two reasons: Pizza and Pompeii. If I’m being completely honest… it came down to the pizza. Disclaimer: If you give zero f***s about pizza (said nobody ever) and just want to see really amazing pictures from Pompeii, you […]

Learning Italian

Learning Italian

I got through three lessons of “Learn Italian in your car” before I lost focus and turned on Beyonc√©. Though I wish I had taken a little more time to learn the language for my own sake, us Americans are so damn spoiled when we […]

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 […]

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 […]