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Lago Trasimeno

  Finally the movie, The 2nd Best Exotic Marigold Hotel was being shown in English at the summer outdoor cinema in Lago Trasimeno.  Lago Trasimeno is across the valley from us, nearer to Cortona and Perugia.  It is about a 30 to 45 minute drive so we are not running over there everyday.  The lake …

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One More Thing Breaks….

  There has been a recent discussion in blog land about folks who post only ‘my perfect  family did this’, ‘see how perfect my cake looks’ and on and on types of posts.  I was thinking about this, and many of my posts tend to be upbeat, cheery, look at what’s going on types of …

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Sunsets

  I used to post a lot of sunset pictures.  Where we lived before I saw a dramatic sunset most everyday.  Now trees block my view so I don’t really see a great sunset, but every now and then catch a glimpse of what I know is superb, but by the time I could get …

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If you live in a cloud sometimes there will be rain

Well yes indeed.  It started late on Monday afternoon and then slacked off.  Sometime in the middle of the night I heard it again.  It was really raining at 7:30 this morning .  I persuaded Siena that we could handle her urgent need to go outside, inside, and with a small snack she agreed to …

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Rain, rain, rain

wordpress Tags: sunsets, food, garden, nature Last Tuesday, it started raining off and on everyday.  The sun never really coming out for long.  Siena demanded a fire.  You know she is a little bit older now.  And she needs to be warmer.  Finally, today, Sunday, the sun came out.  A good thing since I was …

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Italian Cheetos

wordpress Tags: food, sunsets I spotted these at the Esselunga last week and decided to give them a try. Fonzies!  Made in Germany for the Italian market.  Crunchy and good like Cheetos but made with a white cheese, probably Parmesan.  None of that tacky cheddar.  And no orange hands!  Fortunately Siena likes them.  Cheetos on …

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Whole Foods of Montevarchi

wordpress Tags: markets, sunsets On Wednesday even though it was cloudy and threatening to rain I went in to MSS for market day.  I almost bought some of these mushrooms.  Aren’t they pretty?                                        They had a special name but I have forgotten it now. My favorite stationary store in town had decorated his window …

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