Buon Natale!!

Gosh, where do I even start??  Let me just say, Italians sure know how to do Christmas!  I just really love how much they emphasize being with your family on Christmas 🙂  We ate soooo much food this week...mamma mia.  But it was all SOOOO GOODDDD.  I'll just try and quickly recap the week: For [...]

BIG ONE

I hope you're all doing great!!  Things are going well down in good ol' Messina 🙂 Although it really doesn't feel like Christmas at all....probably 'cause there's no snow and it's never colder than like 45 degrees, haha. But the lights on our street are really pretty! 🙂 Happy birthday to me!  Thank you to [...]

Billboards and Typhoons

This week was just so weird.  Not a bad weird.  Just weird.  So.  We took the first couple of days of the week easy because my foot was still really bothering me.  BUT!  It hasn't bothered me too much since Wednesday, so we're all good! 🙂  Thank goodness.  I can only handle so much of [...]