Living in Italy with a food obsessed husband has taken its toll on both my mind and my dress size. But if I have learned one thing it is that everybody can eat great, fresh, quick food on a budget. Now it's time to share the secrets and stories of a typical Roman kitchen.
Blogs from expats in Italy
Would you like to work, live, move to Italy? Or just to find out how is life in Italy? We've got much more than travel brochures: read blogs written by expats living in Italy!
16 destinations in Italy
Recently moved to Lombardia after 2 years living in London, UK. I am a trained teacher, but right now I'm trying my hand at being a housewife! Struggling with the language, remoteness of the area we're living in and manual transmission cars, but doing my best to enjoy each moment as it comes.
I moved to Rome seven years ago, and every day I fall more in love with this fascinating city, even if at times the bureaucracy gets me down. This is an ode to the eternally enthralling Eternal City, complete with musings on history, art, food, books, beauty, curiosities and, every so often, a peek into the life of a Roman transplant.
So you are now in Florence. And you find out that you are in the most boring town in Europe. You are immersed in an environment focused on conservation. You are surrounded by old stuff. Soon you find that Internet will not help you to find your way around (provided you manage to get internet at all). Yes, you despair. To help you out, this blog will bring you 99 ways to quell the pain residing in Florence!
It all started out as a story telling about my adventures in Italy, and slowly became a place to discuss the cultural differences between Sweden and Italy, traveling, relationships, art and love. Beeing a latvian-swedish girl in Italy isn't always easy, but most of the time it's amazingly fun and filled with adventures and surprises.