Stray Cats…

July 20, 2015

in Our Life

If you’ve ever wandered the back streets of any Italian village you’re sure to have noticed the quite a few cats sitting on the ancient walls and wandering the alleyways, many of them strays, and that’s not any different in our little village. Saturday week ago, our younger son came home after his giro (a […]


Mille Miglia 2015!

May 17, 2015

in Events

Since we’ve been in Italy I’ve always wanted to see the Mille Miglia, but most years we’ve been caught up with the boys school, work and other commitments so have never actually planned to be able to go and watch it But this year with our Saturday mornings a little freer, I decided to look […]


Inauguration of Tenuta Sant’ Egidio – Environmental Park Soriano nel Cimino

September 27, 2014

Today started with a glorious sunrise and after the past few days thinking winter had already arrived today has been a truly glorious autumn day! We headed down to Centro on our normal Saturday morning route, dropping Hamish at the train station for his trip to school, then up to park the car and wander down […]

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Spectacular Spettacolo!!

June 24, 2014

Sunday night was one of our Proud Parents moments  but it was also one that made me feel very special and privileged to be an Aussie living and working in our wonderful little town of Soriano nel Cimino. As many of you know our two boys, Hamish and Dane, dance and have done for many […]

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Michele Zarrillo??

May 12, 2013

Yes, that’s what I thought when I first heard the name Michele Zarrillo, who is he?  Well after spending last night attending the FREE, yes FREE, concert in our home town of Soriano nel Cimino, I now know who Michele Zarrillo is! He is an extremely talented Italian, singer, songwriter and musician.  Now that we’re […]

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