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 […]Read More Mama’s Advice
Ciao a tutti, With only four more days left in my second trip to Sicily, I have been spending ample amounts of time reflecting with my host family about our experiences together. We add something new to our story together everyday, and are able to continuously impact others in this community as well. Every single […]Read More The REAL Experience of Teaching English Abroad – Is this for you?
Ciao a tutti, Tonight I’m coming to you as I’m absolutely exhausted, but with an open heart and renewed sense of purpose. It’s so easy to lose sight of your direction, and the inspiration that sent you down a particular path, in the midst of this crazy thing that we call life. I have been […]Read More The Sicilia Path Less Traveled
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 a tutti, I can’t believe that I’m actually writing this post. I know, I’ve broken all of the blogger rules and just went AWOL for a little over a month. My life got more busy than I imagined that it ever could since being home, so I didn’t even have time to think about […]Read More One Month Later
Ciao tutti, Now that I’ve recovered from the disaster that was torrone making, I’m ready for my promised post about my personal thoughts on Palermo, and how it affects Sicilian travel. I’ll apologize now if this post isn’t the most organized… I have a lot of thoughts, and I really don’t know how I want […]Read More Thoughts on Palermo & Sicilian Travel