Sindromo da Rientro – Back to Work

As September rolls around, I am afflicted with that not so terrible malady: il Sindromo da Rientro - back to work after the end of vacation. This year I had a short vacation on Cape Cod, a place that I absolutely adore. Lot of fun with family and many first forays for piccolo Niccolo' -... Continue Reading →

Cape Cod Looms Large: Summer Sipping

I am getting ready to go to Cape Cod for two weeks on a family vacation that has become a tradition these last years, again. We used to go when I was growing up and four years ago I decided to start the tradition again. I am so looking forward to all the Cape has... Continue Reading →

Buon Ferragosto A Tutti! Going Fishing

Today is the quintessential Italian holiday, Ferragosto. What is Ferragosto you might ask, well according to Wikipedia: "The Catholic Church celebrates this date as a Holy Day of Obligation to commemorate the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary—the actual physical elevation of her sinless soul and incorruptible body into Heaven. Before the Roman Catholic Church... Continue Reading →

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