Category Archives: Rome shopping

Where Does the Pope Buy His Clothes?

Ah, the age-old question: Where does the pope buy his clothes? Have you given that a lot of thought? I’d never considered it, not even once, until a couple of weeks ago. As you can imagine, Rome is crawling with … Continue reading

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Pasta with Roasted Cauliflower and Prosciutto

Even though it sounds like we go out to dinner every night, we don’t. We usually cook. I use the term “we” loosely, since I generally just watch, help cut things up, or distract the chef at inopportune moments. Michael … Continue reading

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Ridin’ the 116

Michael bought us monthly transit passes last Friday—so exciting—and today was the first day I could use mine. I couldn’t wait to ride the 116. I call it MY bus, because on its western route, it stops right in front … Continue reading

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An Italian IKEA

Do you remember the old saying, “The more things change, the more they stay the same”? That was our Saturday in a nutshell, because on Saturday we went to IKEA! We needed some things for our apartment, and I can’t … Continue reading

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