The first home we looked at is adorable. I love it! But there’s a problem. And my local Sambucan architect friend tells me it can’t be fixed.
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Could a home in a historic Baglio be the perfect place for me? Great view, recently renovated, and next to a restaurant, what could possibly be the…
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We saw five homes in Sambuca. Two were relatively similar with roof decks and views but the larger is 30,000 euros and the smaller is 100,000. Would you…
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An American in Italy During Covid-19, Part 21. I had followed my bliss and the doors had opened. But instead of feeling bliss, I was plagued by doubts.
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Initially, I loved the idea of buying a 1-euro home in Italy and renovating it. Then I did more research and the charm wore off.
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Finding Home in Sambuca di Sicilia - How cooking for new Sicilian friends reminds me of dinners on my Grama's farm.
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I’ve finally made it back to Sicily. And the roads still have much to teach me.
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I did not want to fall in love in Italy. The idea was preposterous, one I repeatedly dismissed. Yet, in the Sicilian wind, love found me.
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Part 19
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An American in Italy During Covid-19, Part 14. How do I relax into an Italian way of living? I need to stop “optimizing” my time and savor the moment…
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"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to…
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aka How My First 5 Days Could Have Killed Me