Food, Gratitude and Joy

Day 179 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – The Food in Italy

There is so much to see and do in Italy, but for me, the food is the star of any vacation there.

Food, Gratitude and Joy

Day 178 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Gelato

I don’t think it’s overstating to say that no trip to Italy is complete without at least several stops for gelato.

Gratitude and Joy, Wine/Cocktails

Day 177 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – A Lesson in Wine Tasting

THIS was how wine was to be tasted, and I have to say that even after three decades, I learned that I had been doing it all wrong!

Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 174 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – The Vespa Tour

... for anyone who’s ever driven in Italy, the idea of guiding a scooter in traffic is daunting.

Food, Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 173 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Breakfast in Italy

We’ve been home for about a week now and I am still craving that perfect cappuccino in the morning.

Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 172 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Being Spoiled

... and the bathrooms were very small.

Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 171 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – The Case for the “Murse”

... when shorts and polo shirts are one’s everyday wear, it’s often difficult to find places to carry these essential everyday items.

Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 162 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Travel Inspiration

It is my wish that you will feel inspired to travel and embrace the fascinating world ...

Gratitude and Joy, Travel

Day 153 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Packing

... I carefully planned my wardrobe to be mostly blues and whites with brown shoes and sandals.

Gratitude and Joy

Day 89 – A Year of Gratitude and Joy – Taking Risks

Take the risk, try the food, dazzle yourself and create memories to last a lifetime.