Grazie!

It’s been 4 weeks since I made my way to the Italian Consulate here in Toronto to submit my application for recognition of my Italian citizenship. It feels like it was forever ago!! I haven’t heard anything from them as of yet so I’m keeping […]

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When I Grow Up…

I remember once in grade school our class took one of those career tests. You know, the ones that tell you what you should do with your life based on a ridiculous number of seemingly pointless questions. According to my answers, I was supposed to […]

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Remembrance Day

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset […]

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Buon Compleanno

It takes a long time to grow young. – Pablo Picasso Today is my birthday, not just any birthday, but my 30th birthday. I’m leaving my 20s behind and embarking on a whole new set of numbers. I’m okay with it though, while many are […]

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I’ve Been TAGGED!…Twice!!

I woke up this morning to find that while in my peaceful slumber I was tagged…twice…once by Piccola over at Life in the City of Roses and again by Leanne at From Australia to Italy. Normally I don’t do this kind of thing…but since I […]

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Chi ben comincia è a metĂ  dell’opera…

Chi ben comincia è a metĂ  dell’opera. Translation: A good start is half the battle. Why does anything involving the government take so long? I started the long process of obtaining my Italian citizenship a couple months ago. I am applying for a dual citizenship […]

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