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Pumpkin (Zucca) Ravioli

Pumpkin (Zucca) Ravioli

Right below our apartment there is this amazing bread shop. We usually go in there for bread or pizza and then the girls in the shop almost always give Crosby and Stone a cookie as a little treat. They also sell tortellini and ravioli with the usual meats and cheeses. One day we were being … Continue reading

Where should we go…the park!

Where should we go…the park!

We’re trying to share our adventures in Italy with everyone so we thought we would add the place where we spend most of the time…The Park! It’s funny that in all our travels with toddlers so far we always end up at the park. Stone and Crosby love the fact that we get the stroller … Continue reading

Carpi, Italy – Market

Every Thursday(Giovedi) and Saturday(Sabato) in the large piazza down the street there’s a huge street fair. We walked through it this morning and you can get anything you could possibly imagine. There are vendors for clothes, shoes, purses, produce, fabric, misc. gadgets and even bikes! We didn’t buy anything today even though Stone is on … Continue reading

il nostro appartamento

il nostro appartamento

We’ve finally settled into our apartment! We’re located in the center of the city in Carpi, in the region of Emilia-Romagna. There’s a ton of shops, cafe’s and restaurants all around us with pretty much everything within walking distance. We got here a couple of days ago after we left Bologna. We met up with … Continue reading

Bologna has not been good to us…

Bologna has not been good to us…

I’m sure Bologna is a great city but we’re very ready to leave. We are all hot and cranky and ready to unpack and not live in a hotel. When we first got to the Bologna airport I was walking pulling our suitcases and talking to Stone to the right of me and when I … Continue reading

2 weeks till departure

2 weeks till departure

We’ve sort of been in a holding pattern… planning for our trip but the reality that it’s coming up soon hasn’t sunk in. Until today! I looked at the calendar and I realized that we only have one weekend before we leave! That is when we started to hyperventilate a bit! As soon as we … Continue reading