It was a hot July morning under the Umbrian sun…Read More
"Come back before it’s too late." It was the last line of an email from our friends, Roger and Joan, who own a centuries-old renovated villa in Umbria, Italy…Read More
I don't know how old I was--maybe four or five--but I was excited. It was past my bedtime, but I was still up. We were going to …
Vegetables. I wasn't a fan. Under duress and my parents' watchful eyes, I would take a bite of green beans and shiver as it went down. And squash? I thought it just might be the death of me...Read More
"Wow. Can you believe it?"
"I know. I love it."
We walked through the empty rooms, our shoes resounding on the hardwoods, our voices echoing off the walls.
We had just said goodbye to the former homeowners…
“Where are we going?” I asked.
“You’ll see,” he said.Read More
Change. We are right in the middle of major change here at our house.
Our daughter is …Read More