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Could Mermaids Be Real?

Could Mermaids Be Real?

While I realize that mermaids are mythological creatures, every now and then I fantasize that perhaps there is a little truth in at least one of the myths.

The Ghosts of Past Christmases

The Ghosts of Past Christmases

“City sidewalks, busy sidewalks dressed in holiday style .....in the air there’s a feeling of Christmas.”  Well, that’s what the song says....but ...

Positives in a Pandemic

Positives in a Pandemic

Looking back on the last few years, my most satisfying moments were those enjoyed with people I love in places I love.

FACETIME FLORENCE: THE TEMPORARY NORMAL

FACETIME FLORENCE: THE TEMPORARY NORMAL

Florence will always be my happy place.....as it is for so many millions of people around the world.  Very soon this magical city will be welcoming all of us back again ........of that I have no doubt.

Back to My Roots in Venafro (Again!)

Back to My Roots in Venafro (Again!)

Stepping back in search of a better life in Italy!

Visit Splendor of Florence at the Empower Women’s Expo

Visit Splendor of Florence at the Empower Women’s Expo

Mark your calendars for November 17th when SOF will be at the Empower Women’s Expo in Warwick RI!

The Splendid Artisans of Florence

The Splendid Artisans of Florence

There is an increased demand for hand-crafted products....

Neptune Rules Once Again!!

Neptune Rules Once Again!!

Neptune rules once again over the Piazza della Signoria in Florence!

Don't Touch The Peaches!

Don't Touch The Peaches!

Welcome to one of my favorite spots in Florence......

Goodbye Florence - Hello Tuscany!

Goodbye Florence - Hello Tuscany!

For me there is nothing better than immersing myself in the art & culture of Florence.....and then driving around the Tuscan Hills while it all sinks in!

SOF AT SERENDIPITY IN FLORENCE

SOF AT SERENDIPITY IN FLORENCE

SERENDIPITY - New Home in Florence for SOF

Three Days in Florence

Three Days in Florence

Here are a few suggestions if you only have three days in the Renaissance City.