32/56 Snow days

This couple of snow days have been a blessing. I don’t like snow at all, but I have to admit this time I have to thank it. Even though I risk to get something broken every time I leave home, or even though now everything will turn into grey slush. Last Sunday, February 25th, I officially…

12/56 From house to home, and back

When you decide to change your lifestyle, then you achieve that goal, and get used to it, it’s not easy to go back to what was before. This is what is happening to me. I got used to live on my own, to have my spaces, to do things at my rythm, to listen only…

Autumn treats for you!

Even though rain and wind are a constant presence here in Ireland, there is something in the air that marks the transition between seasons. At the end of July, for example, I have noticed a different kind of cold. It was slowly turning from the Atlantic cool summer breeze to the chilly quiet wind. The…

TRAVELLING WITH(OUT) FEAR

Last week I had to travel to Brussels for a work related event. Since that was on a Wednesday, Mr J and I decided to travel to Belgium on a Sunday and enjoy a couple of days in Bruges before my heading for the capital. The day before leaving, I received an official warning email…

Once upon an August

Mr J says I’m hypochondriac. I say that this is quite true, but I became one in the last couple of years or so. Italians living here say that Italian doctors are better. I say that I have experienced the same amount of bad and good both here in Ireland and in Italy. About three…