Monthly Archives: October 2010

Finding Inspiration in Unexpected Places

As an artist, you’re always on the lookout for something that will be your inspiration.  Whether you find it in a friend, walking down a random street or an unexpected pattern you come across; you instantly recognize it. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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The Master & his Phoenix

Do you remember that scallop dinner at Da Remos?  Well, I never finished the story of what happened afterwards.  Natalie had to attend a parents’ meeting at the kids’ school.  I had a couple of glasses of wine and because … Continue reading

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Boots, Lions & Owls

Verona may have the houses of Romeo and Juliet and a breathtaking ancient arena; however, if you get tired of watching fanny pack tourists rub Juliet’s right breast for good luck and giggle like idiots (it’s annoying and strangely fascinating) … Continue reading

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Italian Cuisine

My sister, Natalie, lives in a small town in Mestrino located 35 minutes outside of Vicenza.  My last day visiting she wanted to take me somewhere special so the two of us drove out to this amazing restaurant in the … Continue reading

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A golden sunset in grey Temara

Time passes by in a strange way on the farm.  Most of it is taken up by napping, working on projects, reading outside under the vines in the back of the house (a mix of passion fruit, jasmine and grapes … Continue reading

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