Ciao a tutti, This is the special blog that I mentioned in the previous post. From reading the title, you probably have no idea where or what I’m talking about. Yes, it’s a long Italian name, and it is that of the hometown of my family. On June 13th and 14th, Grammy, Grampy, and I […]Read More Sant’Agata di Militello
Ciao a tutti, Before I delve into the actual purpose of this blog, I must share some important news. Today, I made my very first “lifetime”, special purchase. I have been wanting one of these for a long time because of everything that it means to me, and I’m so ecstatic and proud to finally […]Read More A Lesser Known “Must See”
Ciao a tutti, It feels like it has been forever since I have blogged! The past few days have been full, fun, and amazing. I actually began writing this blog last night, but was too exhausted to finish it. I have been super super tired in recent days, and I think it’s simply that the […]Read More Trains, Temples, and Time in the Sun
Ciao a tutti, It’s currently 11:28 p.m. Italia time (as Mama says), and I am sleep deprived and sun drunk. I honestly don’t know how or why I’m awake because I was wired last night and didn’t sleep, but as I always say… I’ll sleep when I’m dead? Inspirational? Yep. Today was the first beach […]Read More Beach Day No.1
Ciao a tutti, This is the first blog of 2018 coming to you from my bedroom in Ragusa. I’ve missed this place so much! I love my bedroom here… I can lay here with the windows open and have fresh air, and the room just inspires my creativity. Being back in Ragusa feels surreal to […]Read More I’m Home!
Ciao tutti, I think that the average time that I have been going to bed for the past week is 1 a.m. I have been out late every night and can’t keep my eyes open long enough to write anything! I know that writing at this time isn’t the best for my friends and family […]Read More The Sun, the sand, and Ragusa Ibla
Ciao tutti, The title of this post is a question that I ask myself at least five times a day. The food here is as fresh as you’ll ever have, and I really don’t know what I’ll do when I come back to the burgh. The food here makes it hard to miss home. Today […]Read More How Will I Survive Without Fresh Food?