Expat Life Travelogue

Arrivederci, Florence. A Love Letter.

“What is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? – it’s the too-huge world vaulting us, and it’s good-bye. But we lean forward to the next…


Identifying My “Culture”

When a person gets asked the question “Where Are You From?”  there should be a pretty straight forward answer, right?  It’s a simple enough question and it usually gets a one-word response.  But for me, it’s probably one of…


Life in Italy vs Life in the USA

One of the reasons I started a blog is because I was inspired by other blogger expats who are hilarious and offer wonderful insights that remind me that I am not alone.  This post was inspired by Misty Evan’s…