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The Trip To Italy - ★ ★ ★ DVD Review

While I really enjoyed 2010’s The Trip, I found The Trip to Italy to be just “more of the same”.  I laughed a lot and I laughed well, but not as often as at the original.  215 more words

Movie Reviews

Top 20 movies of 2014

While the comic book universe remains the main focus for major Hollywood studios – and they are undeniably drawing people back into movie theatres – 2014 was a great year for smaller films. 2.215 more words


the merchants of venice: us!

Venice, we are no longer “Under the Tuscan Sun”. You pour down pleasures of aquatic plentitude upon us. We are now Under the Venetian Rainclouds. 466 more words

Homeschooling And Travelling

not under the tuscan sun

Not Under the Tuscan Sun any more…that thunderstorm last night sounded like it might take our nine year old casa down the mountain.

But the final quiet day preceding it in Toscana brought us to an art showing (a group from United States were touring France and Italy), took us on another hike around the farm, reading a few more chapters of the Castle in the Attic with the kids…and prepping for the next day’s travel. 309 more words

Homeschooling And Travelling

fanciful field trip to Firenze

One thing we do get for free in Tuscany, is the famed natural aesthetics. This place is gorgeous. Florence has its own medieval perfection.

Is that the sewer, mom? 662 more words

Homeschooling And Travelling

a slice of italia

Our medieval home reminds me of Kapsowar, Kenya…but larger, with consistent electricity and more hot water, similar WIFI capacity (not good). Tiny little kitchen with window by the four person table and dish dryer above the carerra marble sink is handy. 347 more words

Homeschooling And Travelling