Tag: family


Sushi Mondays

I should be feeling guilty. Super guilty, actually… But I’m not. What’s wrong with me? HH, bless him, had to work this weekend (it’s a rarity, but a few times a year it happens – it’s an IT thing), and has pulled an all-nighter and worked like a […]

Three Births and a Funeral

It’s that time of year again… my winterly nesting urge has struck. Between obtaining more chickens and looking to add a few more fish to my tank, I am hoping this will satisfy the “mother” side of Mother Hen. “At your age?” you may ask, “Aren’t you a little […]

Snow Happy!

Well, we have arrived safe and sound in the Aosta Valley of northern Italy for some much needed R&R with our family! It has thus far been quite a dry winter and though we are longing for a great load of fresh powder, we are not complaining! The […]

Pillow Talk

It’s 7:30 a.m. when HH comes sprinting up the stairs with chattering teeth. “Brrrrr it’s COLD in this house!” Anyone who has ever visited this pile of bricks knows full well it is not cold. Ever. This place is like an oven year round, and the heaters are […]