Tag Archives: blogging

Frustration with Social Media – Twitter Lockout

Since my blog usually deals with all things Italian, this post is a bit off topic. But I feel compelled to write after  experiencing so much frustration, or frustrazione in the last 24 hours. I must confess that my good … Continue reading

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Nominate Your Favorite Italy Blog – Italy Magazine ‘s 2015 Blogger Awards

It’s that time of year again, and Italy Magazine is accepting nominations for their 2nd Italy Blogger Awards. Last year, thanks to all of you, my blog was a finalist in one of the categories – an honor for me. … Continue reading

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ITALY Blog Awards 2013 – The Winners | Italy Magazine

The awards are out and no, I didn’t win, and that is okay. But I want to congratulate all the winners. I am thrilled that some of my favorite bloggers and friends are in the winners’ circle.  As promised, I … Continue reading

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Traveling on a College Budget – Guest Post by KC Owens

I am very pleased to feature a guest post today by a college student. Enjoy. Traveling on a College Budget Many students dream of traveling the world when they get out of college, have a real job and have a … Continue reading

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The Sunshine Award

What an honor and surprise  for me to be nominated  for  The Sunshine Award by one of my favorite entertaining writers, Robbie Cox.  He is the creative mind of  The Mess That is Me and I always come away smiling … Continue reading

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The Very Inspiring Blogger Award

What a surprise and an honor for me to receive an award as a blogger recently.Thank you, Superphoenix for nominating me for the The Very Inspiring Blogger Award. It makes me happy just to realize that I am able to … Continue reading

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Begining to Feel More Comfortable

OK -So far so good inasmuch as the website works and comments are appearing. Thank you to all my readers for being supportive. I still have a lot to learn, for instance, trying to add a link to Google Maps. … Continue reading

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