Va Bene, Allora November 28th 2011 Dear all of the awesome people in our lives,
Life certainly has a way of picking things up a warp speed and running with them, doesn’t it?
We miss you all more than you will ever know. Italy is teaching us many things, but one of the most prominent things is how much we love the people in our lives and how grateful we are for the blessings we have.
So, so, so many wonderf ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Florence Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
My husband, Phil, and I are currently spending a year abroad in Florence, Italy. We are originally from Minnesota and have had the urge to live abroad since our studies in Florence in 2006. We just arrived yesterday and are excited to start the journey! Please follow along, comment, and feel free to contact us with any questions - we'd love to hear from you!... full info