After a very long summer, Il Riento is upon us. My friend Erica wrote eloquently about the return of vacationing Italians HERE. I hope everyone had a great summer. Mine was weird. Seriously. Next year there WILL be some changes. For example, next time I go Anguilla I will not work the entire time. I … Continue reading Buon Weekend – Il Rientro
It’s Ferragosto, one of the major Italian holidays. The city has pretty much cleared out except for tourists and people who work with tourists. One tradition I fully support is the Ferragosto lunch. This year my friend Erica and I decided to Treat. Our. Selves. and have a proper lunch at one of our neighborhood … Continue reading Snapshots: Rome – Ferragosto Lunch
For those who don’t watch NBC’s “Parks and Recreation”, here are two clips explaining what the heck the title of this post is referring to. Not having a steady paycheck is of course one of the major downsides of starting your own company and/or being a writer. Your landlord doesn’t care if your latest script … Continue reading It’s Important To Treat. Yo. Self.
I’ve written about Wonderfool the spa and concept store before. One thing I really like about Wonderfool is how they highlight Iocal artisans. A few weeks ago there was an aperitivi at the store and several of the designers were there. I had a chance to speak with the très chic Daria Reina the Creative … Continue reading Io Adoro – Chez Dédé
My friend, Erica, has written a more in-depth post on Huffington Post about Rome based apps. I’m writing about my top three. I receive a lot of e-mails asking me where to eat in Rome. I love to cook and have my favorite restaurants, but I’m by no means an expert. Instead, I suggest people … Continue reading Traveling To Rome? You Need These Apps.
Italy upsets Germany. Justice Roberts surprises many. Nadal is out. There was major celebrating in Rome last night. Mario Balotelli was on fire. Love this photo of him and his mom. Continue reading A Day Of Upsets.
Filippo Cosmelli of IF Lifestyle Management suggested I check out Wonderfool when I asked him for some advice regarding one of my personal shopping clients. Prospero Di Veroli, a former advertising executive on Madison Avenue, has created a beautiful space dedicated to well-being and style. I’ve heard people rave about the spa services. Originally the … Continue reading Io Adoro – Wonderfool, A Spa/Concept Store In Rome