Via Francigena: Walking Down The Pilgrim’s Route

Do you remember studying about the Canterbury Tales in high school? In Tuscany, Italy, you can walk part of that route on the Via Francigena. Via Francigena is an ancient pilgrim’s route that connected Canterbury to Rome and the harbors of Apulia during the medieval period. It is important to note that Via Francigena is …

Valentine's Date With Kids

Valentine’s Dinner Date With Kids: Here’s How We Did It

For Valentine’s last year, my husband and I went on a dinner date with our two little kids. At first, we were adamant about going out for Valentine’s. We thought it was a recipe for disaster. Childcare was not an option for us at that time. We really had no choice but to bring the …

Christmas in Siena (Il Natale a Siena): Things To Do With Your Family

Visit Siena In December If you click any of the links in this post and buy something, I will receive a little commission. There is NO extra cost on your part. It is a great way to show my blog some love! Siena is a beautiful medieval town in Tuscany, Italy. Going to Siena is …