It’s an exciting time in Santa Margherita, February marks the start of the new season. Or at least getting ready for it.
If the shops haven’t opened as Santa Margherita awakens from its January hibernation, you can be sure that they’re still closed for renovations for the coming season. Continue reading “Fresh paint for a new season”
A coastal Italian town in winter may seem like an odd choice for our new home but we chose it nonetheless.
After two months in the busy bustling city of Genoa/Genova we were ready for a slower pace and after a late December day-trip to Santa Margherita we were sold. Continue reading “Italian beachside ghost towns in January”
Looking for strawberries in winter. Not in Florence.
At home we are used to having whatever we want whenever we want – in terms of fresh produce from the supermarket. Of course we might pay more or compromise on freshness. Continue reading “Live Florence: Eat for the season”
You can always count on nature to put on a wonderful display when it is time to transition between seasons. Here in Tuscany the autumn leaves have turned and fallen and persimmon season is upon us.