Tag Archives: Travel

Peachtree Road Race – Happy 4th!!

Hubby and I were lucky enough to get “volunteered” by our dear friend, Bill, to assist the Atlanta Track Club at the Peachtree Road Race yesterday. What an absolutely awesome day (other than the getting up at 3:30 am part … Continue reading

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Scenes From A Restaurant

OK, I know that title sounds a bit like a skit from the TV show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?”….but it has a certain ring to it¬†as it relates to the pics from one of many dinners at Tartini Pizzeria … Continue reading

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There Are More Than A Few Ways to Get Your Vitamin C from Oranges…

I’m just saying…..LOL!! Enjoy your day ūüôā

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Our Blog Year In Review – and Grazie!

Happy New Year to each and every one of you! We are already¬†a¬†week into 2014, so we wanted to¬†share¬†some of last year’s¬†“stats” in a quick review¬†with a HUGE thank you for 2013….let the drumroll begin! With over 6,000 views in … Continue reading

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Does Your Hardware Store Have A Tree Like This?…….

This time of year, the store windows¬†seem to be decorated to entice us to wander in, explore, and make a purchase for those we love (and ourselves, of course!) BUT: only in Italy would the local hardware store in Lucca … Continue reading

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A gorgeous place to stay in Florence

Originally posted on Bagni di Lucca and Beyond:
My delightful blogging friends Susan and Wade from Come follow me to Italy regularly stay at Residenza d’Epoca, In Piazza della Signoria, a¬†most beautiful boutique hotel in the heart of Florence. The…

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Today Marks A Momentus Occasion

First, let me¬†shout out a huge “thank you” to all of our friends out there in the blog-o-sphere for your support, comments, and shared fun over the last two plus years of writing Our Kitchen Inventions. Through the process of¬†giving … Continue reading

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Pace Ristorante in Milan, Italy

Whenever our friend, Giovanni, suggests a restaurant in his home town, we are like little kids in a candy store – only this candy store has grown up treats! Recently we were on “Spring Break” in Milan, Italy, and got … Continue reading

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How Sweet It Is!

Yes, It’s been a long time few days months since anything has appeared here…so I thought it would be totally appropriate to start you off with a taste of Italy. How about a taste of affogato di crema alla nutella, … Continue reading

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Breakfast and My First “Tweet” From Abu Dhabi

Walked to La Brioche for breakfast this morning in Abu Dhabi. Had a tasty plate of scrambled eggs,¬† warm bread¬†with butter, with freshly squeezed orange juice, and hot chocolate. What can I say? It was all SO tempting I just … Continue reading

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