The Golden Week in Florence

The Golden Week in Florence

The week of April 13th was about as good as it gets. Our daily schedule: 1. Yoga We went to class first thing in the morning three times this week. There are few things that are better for starting the day than a trip to a yoga studio, and fewer still than going to a...
Us and Infinity Firenze

Us and Infinity Firenze

Much of our last two weeks in Florence was spent at Infinity Firenze where we were doing a mini-apprenticeship in leather working. We had an absolute blast making belts and bags and learning all of the steps and about the tools involved in the process. My bags...
Three Days in Rome

Three Days in Rome

Our train left Florence at 5:50 AM, and naturally the early morning went by faster than we’d anticipated and we found ourselves running through the dark streets to make it to the station. Good pre-dawn cardio I suppose. Most of the two and a half hour ride was...
Dare I Say Ideal?

Dare I Say Ideal?

I think I shall. Today was about as ideal a day as possible. We were met by a flawless clear sky and warm air when we stepped out of the building this morning and proceeded to our yoga studio, which is in a beautiful, centuries-old palazzo. It was a lovely and...
The Beauty of a Simple Day

The Beauty of a Simple Day

Being in a new place amidst a foreign language and different culture has a way of making the simplest of days interesting and wonderful. We had a slow morning, enjoying breakfast, making coffee in our odd little caffeterra, hand washing our dishes, and listening to...