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Tuscany tour, day 5

After our morning coffee Carlo took us to the villa the movie Under the Tuscan Sun was based on. I loved the movie and it was a thrill to see the pretty villa. We took photos of the now empty villa before … Continue reading

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Tuscany Tour, Day 3

Today we started by visiting the town of Orvieto. This gorgeous town is built over an ancient Etruscan town preserved by a volcano. We were able to do a tour underground and explore the town that once was. Orvieto is … Continue reading

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To Tuscany!

Today our main objective was to head off to join our tour in Cortona, Tuscany. We had a leisurely breakfast at the hotel then wandered around town, found a great shoe shop! A great coffee at a fabo place we … Continue reading

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Stella Bella Wine Dinner

The drought has broken! Last week I attended a Stella Bella wine dinner at our local tavern with my best friend Diane. I had bought the tickets for her birthday a month ago and I decided I could not go to … Continue reading

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Alcohol-Free Update

I had a hell of a week last week! My husband did his anterior cruciate ligament in his knee. We spent the week going to hospital and doctors appointments. I had to do all the driving of course with a disabled husband and … Continue reading

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Alcohol Free update!

It is my third weekend without a drink. As I write this it is Sunday afternoon, on the most glorious spring day in Perth! I want nothing more than to sit in the sun with a crisp dry white and nibble some … Continue reading

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Take it easy!

Last weekend I took my Top Ten Reasons to Ditch the Diet a bit too far! Now, I am a big fan of a few wines on a Sunday afternoon. Give me some kind of cheese platter, and I’m happy as … Continue reading

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