Sagre e Feste

Most Tuscan villages have “sagra” food festivals at some point in the year, and they are a great way to … More

Stuff and Nonsense

Strange weather after the unrelenting scorching sun of the last couple of months. A nice breeze but rumbles of distant … More

Back in the groove

This morning I cooked up our tomato harvest and made a pasta sauce. The market on Saturday also provided the … More

A guest in the house

Daisy dog has a bark that would shatter glass and resonates through the sparse corridors, landings and tiled floors of … More