Mama’s Advice

Ciao a tutti, In the past few (somewhat) rainy days in Ragusa, I’ve found myself with more time on my hands. When it rains, I find myself thinking and reflecting more. I would bet that most people feel the same way because you spend more time inside, alone, and listening to the calming sounds of […]

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Strictly Business (Or Not)

Ciao tutti, One of the goals that I set before coming to Sicilia was to shadow my host mother or father in their career so that I could experience an international business situation. Today, I achieved that goal! My host mother had to meet with the overarching agency that she coordinates with to rent villas, […]

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I Love French Sarcasm

Ciao tutti, I’m coming to you from Ragusa with a massive food coma. I had a ridiculous amount of food today, and I’m sorely regretting it. Sometimes it’s impossible to say no to the food here because it’s all new to me, and it’s just so good! I went to another cookout today with my […]

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Siracusa & Friends

Ciao tutti, I apologize for the brief break in programming… I’ve had a crazy few days! The past two days have left me speechless quite a few times, and have tested me (in a good way). I have been exhausted and my allergies have been bad, so it can be difficult to feel positive, happy, […]

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