Going Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness – The Breast Cancer Site

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In honour of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a group of Italian bloggers (led by Mammafelice, Ma Che Davvero? and Semplicemente Pepe Rosa ) have decided to go Pink today to raise breast cancer awareness and they have invited several expat bloggers in Italy to join them. . . . → Read More: Going Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness – The Breast Cancer Site

Barilla Website of the Month January 2009

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There are times when I think back to when I first moved to Italy (summer ’94) and email and Internet were still relatively new. . . . → Read More: Barilla Website of the Month January 2009

The North Pole Website of the month December 2008

My surname means Christmas in Italian, which is how I explain my complete obsession with all things Christmas. Today is December 1st which for me means that I can let loose with my love for this holiday and everything it entails. Of course this month’s feature website had to focus on Christmas so that is . . . → Read More: The North Pole Website of the month December 2008

The Nibble Gourmet Food Magazine Website of the Month November 2008

Even though it is the end of the month I still wanted to get this post up for November. This month’s featured website is The Nibble the on-line gourmet food magazine. I love this site because it has so much to offer, from product reviews to food holidays, from recipes to helpful hints, this magazine . . . → Read More: The Nibble Gourmet Food Magazine Website of the Month November 2008

Eurochocolate.com Website of the Month October 2008

What is your dream weekend getaway? Do you picture snow covered mountains and log fires in a cozy chalet? Or do palm trees and sandy beaches take your breath away. Here’s another alternative; what about visiting a town whose roots can be traced back to Etruria? Would you spend a weekend here visiting medieval and . . . → Read More: Eurochocolate.com Website of the Month October 2008

Gourmet Sleuth Website of the Month September 2008

A little bit late this month but better late than never as they say. I chose this site because it has been invaluable to me, especially for conversions and ingredient substitutions. It is an excellent resource for those that are just starting out and a great . . . → Read More: Gourmet Sleuth Website of the Month September 2008

Gambero Rosso Website of the Month

Red Prawn What a great name. I think it would be a great name for a restaurant. *Hey, honey, let’s have dinner at The Red Prawn tonight* *We celebrated our anniversary at The Red Prawn* Someone else thought it was a great name too, but not for a restaurant. Red Prawn in Italian is Gambero . . . → Read More: Gambero Rosso Website of the Month

The Nutella Site – Website of the Month May 2008

To make up for posting this half way through the month, I have decided to go with what is possibly the sweetest, smoothest, most tempting place in the world (wide web). What could be better than the Nutella website? www.nutella.it I think that as far as content is concerned, the Italian site is by far . . . → Read More: The Nutella Site – Website of the Month May 2008

Cake Central – Website of the Month April 2008

I have been meaning to talk to you all about some of my favourite websites for quite some time now. Being an expat means opening your life to a whole new culture and experiencing new and sometimes strange products and objects. This also means leaving behind . . . → Read More: Cake Central – Website of the Month April 2008