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Saving Our Ukrainian History

As we get older it is only natural to think about what we are leaving behind, not that I have plans to leave this world anytime soon. The reality, however, that death is inevitable enters my thoughts more often now. … Continue reading

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Visiting Italy at Epcot

Eating on the patio of the restaurant Via Napoli gave us an authentic Italian experience. It was less crowded than the noisy indoor dining. When the Medieval Cortona Flag dance began and we couldn’t see the young male performers. Our … Continue reading

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Coastal Maine

Being in a coastal town; I inhale the sea air, the breezes splash me, the taste of salt lingers on my lips, while waves wash me with their rhythmic lullabies. The experience is simultaneously invigorating and calming. I don’t want … Continue reading

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What Mayans Can Teach Us

With all the talk about the Mayan calendar, I started thinking about our trip to Belize in 2011. We stayed at a resort called Five Sisters Resort overlooking the sparkling Five Sisters waterfalls and nestled in the Mountain Pine Ridge … Continue reading

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Faces of Florence

Florence is a feast for your entire being. It is a festival of sights, sounds and tastes steeped in a big pot of history. Try as you surely will, it cannot all be consumed in a visit or two. And … Continue reading

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Understanding Slow Food in Italy

I’ve been trying to understand why everything tastes better here. Some of it I know is because I am away from home for a brief stay, and I am taking the time to savor every new flavor. There is the … Continue reading

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An American Artist in Prato

It has already been over a week since I arrived in Prato. I’m still trying to find my way around.  Walking is easy except using  the crosswalks at these round-abouts, here in Santa Lucia gets me all turned around. Then … Continue reading

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