A Due Piedi

Monday, October 25th, 2010

Or on my own two feet. Physical therapy does wonders and it seems miraculous to be going up and down stairs again.  The crutches are gone, the wheel chair returned and life is nearly back to what we call normal. I learned so much from this experience that I want to keep. I’ve often said […]

Arrivederci, Eatalia.

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

Arrivederci, Eatalia. What happens when you spend a six weeks in Italy and are literally sedentary the entire time? True, I had to go up and down 32 stairs daily on crutches in our apartment building. Mercifully, the sedia ascensore (stairway chair lift) covered the other 8 flights. I would have been the Strega of […]

Accessible Italy

Monday, July 19th, 2010

July 19, 2010 Ciao amici! Auguri from Italy! A bella giornata here today. Warm, but lovely breezes, blue sky, and the Tuscan hills in view….and the scent of baking bread and coffee brewing in the air. As some of you know, we are getting to know Italy in a new way this summer. Shortly before […]