Castellina in Chianti

An Imperfect Start to a Perfect Day

Dolce Vita Bloggers October Linkup For the month of October, the Dolce Vita Bloggers write about “Travels Gone Hilariously Wrong”. Click here if you would like to contribute your post to the linkup! We all know even the best of travel plans can (and do) go awry. Tell us about your travels gone wrong (even if it’s only …

Sunflowers in Tuscany

Life Lessons I Have Learned After A Year in Italy

On October 8, 2017, my husband and I took a leap of faith and started a new life in Siena, Italy. I still remember the long flight from Manila to Florence. How on earth did I survive the 24-hour plane ride with a one-year-old and a five-month-old? (Thank you, Denise and Robert for helping us out- …

Italian Breakfast

A Guide To Ordering Breakfast in Italy

If you click on any link in this post and make a purchase, I receive a little commission at NO extra cost to you. Great way to show my blog some love!   A Typical Italian Breakfast Italians usually have a cup of coffee (a cappuccino or an espresso) and a sweet pastry (a cornetto) for …