Ciao Bella Italia

As I close out our month in Italy, as always, I find myself looking back at the month and thinking of all the wonderful memories. Italy was amazing! While we stayed in Mirano, I visited a total of seven other cities; Venice, Naples, Sorrento, Pompeii,…

Family: Mirano, Italy

As I’ve said in previous posts, Mirano was a very small town and it was difficult to find any English-speaking locals. I can’t really tell you that I have a good understanding of family specifically in Italy, though I do feel like I got a…

Faith: Mirano, Italy

So I’m sure you will not be surprised to hear, Italy is majority Christians and adheres to the Catholic faith. I mean come on, the headquarters of the Catholic faith is the  Vatican City in Rome, which we did visit during our month in Italy.…

Food: Mirano, Italy

Mirano was a welcome change after Kyiv for food. I quickly found my way to the local PAM, which ended up becoming our go-to-market while in Mirano. We did find a few other smaller markets in-town, but we didn’t really shop at them. I think…

Marriage on the Road

Just a quick little post tonight about marriage.  To anyone wondering, marriage on the road is the exact same as marriage at home.  I love my husband dearly. He is a fantastic father and a loving husband. He’s driven, direct, and stubborn. He loves his…