Post Archive of Rachel

First Italian Christmas

I’ve seen several friends share a little phrase on social media this week. That bit between Christmas and New Year

Io parlo inglese, but one day I’ll speak Italian

Before we left one of the most common questions people asked me was if I spoke Italian. Nope. I studied Spanish

What I miss one month in

Have we really been here a month already? I was looking back at my planner and calendar this morning and

Italian Rhythms

I mentioned in my last post  I was struggling to find a rhythm to my days – to figure out

Just landed: First thoughts from Italy.

Two weeks. We’ve LIVED in Italy for two weeks now. Somedays it’s hard to believe. We still don’t have internet

The final countdown

Just 20 minutes before we start the big day of travel. I feel like I need to write  out my