Tales from a Traveling Life: The Sublime, Silly and Downright Strange. I: Laundry Days

Raise your hand if you remember that bygone pleasure once known as the cocktail party? Those fabulous occasions when you gathered with friends, brushing elbows as you imbibed in favorite beverages, chatting about the day’s happenings, mundane to asinine; culminating with toasts in promise of doing it all over again, soon. Well, since none of … More Tales from a Traveling Life: The Sublime, Silly and Downright Strange. I: Laundry Days

Italian Food Brings Us All to the Table. Here Are Our “Best Eats” in Lucca

300. That’s the estimated number of small businesses shuttered, either temporarily or permanently, in the province of Lucca, thus far on this rollercoaster ride named 2020. Naturally, the loss of so many shops, restaurants, bars and agencies of all sorts is deeply scarring for any community. In Italy, it’s particularly crushing considering the bureaucratic-gymnastics required … More Italian Food Brings Us All to the Table. Here Are Our “Best Eats” in Lucca

Resources to Keep Us Healthy and (Relatively) Sane In these Difficult Times

Good morning, friends, traveler-lovers and dreamers, How is this new day treating you thus far?   We send much love and hopes for a peaceful Sunday to you. While it’s critical in these trying times to stay on top of breaking news, it’s also important to step away and feed your soul with nourishment and … More Resources to Keep Us Healthy and (Relatively) Sane In these Difficult Times