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Au Revoir 2012 – Bienvenue 2013

Au Revoir 2012 – Bienvenue 2013

First let me start by saying – HAPPY NEW YEARS EVERYONE! I can’t believe how quickly 2012 flew by.  I feel so blessed and fortunate  for the lessons learned and new experiences received.   2012 was one of the most formative years of my life and I only hope I can multiple the inspiration and(…)

Blown Away

Blown Away

After leaving my wonderful family from Thanksgiving break and returning to a cold, rainy New York,  I needed something to boast my spirit.  I lust for warmth, soleil, and anything anything else to escape my current state. Reflecting on my summer excursion along the Amalfi Coast, around the Aeolian Islands and into Sicily did the trick.  Paging through all the wonderful(…)

Wakeboarding in Isole Eolie

Wakeboarding in Isole Eolie

Call me a Tom Boy, Call me a Wisconsin Girl, Call me what you may, but if there is one thing that I love to do – it is wakeboarding. I must thank my dear friend Elizabeth Brotz, who among other things, spent endless summer hours teaching me the tricks of the trade at her(…)

Cruising to Stromboli and Panarea – Aeolian Islands

Cruising to Stromboli and Panarea – Aeolian Islands

Continuing on our adventure along the coast of Italy, 0ur next stop after Capri were the Aeolian Islands.  Who even knew they existed? These quaint islands are an Volcanic Archipelago made up of Filicudi, Basiluzzo, Alicudi, Salina and – our destinations – Stromboli, Panarea, Vulcano, and Lipari. I absolutely fell in love with each one of(…)