10 Places I’ve Discovered Since I Moved to Florence

They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and when it comes to finding beauty in the city of Florence, this is not the slightest bit difficult. Residents and tourists alike could easily say that Florence is one of the most beautiful and cleanest cities in all of Italy, possibly in the […]

The Best and Worst Moments of the 2016 Golden Globes

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s 73rd Golden Globes took place on Sunday 1/10/16, and we tuned in at home with popcorn in hand, eyes glued to the TV. We know it’s not really about the actual awards; there is something about this annual ceremony that makes watching it a guilty pleasure. The awards are widely […]

What to Wear and Where: The New Year’s Eve Edition

New Year’s Eve is this Thursday and the constant question is, “What will you do?” More importantly, I like to ask, “What will you be wearing?” This night is known for too much hype and lots of let down, but it doesn’t have to be so hard.  The first thing you need to know is where […]

What to Wear and Where: The Traveling Edition

Traveling during the holidays should not be taken lightly, and dressing accordingly is important. No matter what we are doing, our appearance reflects ourselves, so although you want to feel comfortable on your trip, there is absolutely no need to look shabby in the process. Unexpected things can happen, and the possibilities are endless in […]

Christmas in Italy vs. the U.S.: How are they different?

How Christmas is celebrated in Italy and how it’s celebrated in America are very similar, and this is due to the influence that North America has received by the nations of the old continent: England, France, The Netherlands and indeed, Italy. Christmas is a Christian event, and both Italy and the U.S. celebrate the birth of […]

DIY Gifts to WOW this Holiday Season!

With the holiday’s right around the corner, you know what that means. Time to open up your wallet and find the perfect gift for your loved ones! If hitting the malls with a long must-get gift list is not your thing. Head on over to your local crafts store and get busy at home, making gifts […]

What to Wear and Where: The Corporate Christmas Party Edition

‘Tis the season…for work holiday parties, that is. Getting glam for your colleagues may only happen annually, however the memories carry on for much longer. Being remembered for a refined look is certainly preferable to others who might be remembered instead for one too many dips into the punch bowl. What you wear to the […]

Celebrating Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday

He is the Voice of excellence, one of the most influential singers and entertainers of the last century, both in the US and worldwide. Do you know who we’re talking about? Here’s another clue: he’s the voice behind the iconic song praising New York City, and another asking to be flown to the moon. Of course we talking about […]

What to Wear and Where: The Christmas Shopping Edition

With the holiday season in full swing, there are many things to do and people to see. Christmas is right around the corner, and one event that should not be overlooked is a day of gift shopping. Regardless of where you are, a day of Christmas shopping is a full on event. Running into people you […]