This weekend, my aunt and I departed for one of her very standard 42 hour trips (don’t worry, she stays longer when she comes to the US. A full 72 hours if you include the flights!). This time, it was at my insistence that we … Continue reading ‘nduja & mare in Calabria
*Note: I accidentally made this a page instead of post last week, so forgive the repeat and double post So many happenings in the last week!! Ok, also lots of naps and just laying around doing nothing, but as the saying here goes, “poggio e … Continue reading Brownies and Beaches
And so we have arrived to week one. Sleepless in Lucca that I am, I have for the first time in months found myself awake at 12:30 doing something other than crawling into bed. And you can’t even say it’s jetlag anymore! I’m just so … Continue reading Pane e Porchetta.
Made it! Where, you may ask? To stop #1 on what feels like my semester-long vacation (it still hasn’t clicked that study abroad entails as much study as abroad): la bella Italia, specifically Lucca in Toscana. I managed to survive the trip to the airport … Continue reading The Sanctity of the First Brioche