An Italian Summer

School finished in Milano for the boys end of June and we moved right to the seaside to escape the city heat. Our house was in a small town on the Italian Riviera called Sestri Levante. Trust me, it did not take me long to absolutely fall in love with this town. For three weeks … Continue reading An Italian Summer


I've said it before and I'll say it again: one of my favorite things about Milano is it's location. Two hours north, you're in the Alps. Two hours southwest and you're at the seaside. It makes getting out of the city for day trips very accessible. So on a Saturday morning in June, my friend … Continue reading Genoa