Happy Mother’s Day!

Today is La Festa della Mamma or Mother’s Day! My mother has always been been there for me, telling me to do whatever it is that makes me happy.  Whenever I’m faced with a difficult decision,  she always knows what to say to dig deep […]

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Lost and Found

Earlier this week I was fortunate enough to participate in something very beautiful.  I was part of a series of events that led to reuniting a family lost after part of the family immigrated to America in the early 1900s.  It is moments like this […]

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Father and Daughter

It has been two years since my father’s passing.  It’s still hard to imagine sometimes how life can continue to move forward when you lose someone so important in your life.  I have learned to adapt to this new world, but it is still very […]

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My Sister’s Bridal Shower

It was a little hectic for a little while. Getting everything organized, leaving no stone unturned, trying my best to make sure everything went smoothly for my sister’s special day. Yesterday came and went, and just like that all the preparations and hard work were […]

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Movie Night!!

So, tonight my cousin and I are planning a movie night. Not just any movie night. We are having an Italian movie night! 🙂 Movies will most likely include this: and maybe this: We haven’t really decided completely. What we do know for sure is […]

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Footprints In The Sand

It’s been a tough week….so I leave today’s blog to this inspiring poem to remind everyone we are never alone! Footprints In The Sand One night I dreamed a dream. I was walking along the beach with my Lord. Across the dark sky flashed scenes […]

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My Family Tree

Not too long ago, I started nurturing my family tree. That is, I began putting it all together, and building my family tree so that I could learn more about my heritage and in turn myself. I’ve enjoyed asking questions and finding out about those […]

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