Milan
Single girls

A 3-month hiatus. Not good. I did not want to abandon this blog. But the truth is, I’ve been hibernating. Hibernating and… yes… becoming a “we”. Hell hath frozen over my friends. I have a boyfriend. Like one that actually lays

Read more

Italian men

“I would just love it if you met a doctor or a lawyer.” How many of you heard this growing up? I know I did. I’m actually still hearing it, now just a modified version. “Why can’t you find yourself a

Read more

valentines day italy

I’ve been a little down on love lately. Quite frankly, if I’m approached or taken out to dinner by one more guy who, SURPRISE, has a girlfriend, I’m going to pack the 100 bags it will take me to fit

Read more

Italian guys

Milan. Rome. Naples. And I’m not talking soccer, people. Two weekends ago we had a ponte. One of the many perks of living in Italy. Tuesday was a holiday, so they take Monday off as well, thus making a bridge, or

Read more

kiss

I met this great Italian guy recently. Actually, great may not even do him justice. After 5 1/2 years in this country, I think I’ve met my ideal match. Now before all of you at home get too excited that

Read more

evil woman

Italians are funny when it comes to names. Or shall I say, they don’t exactly color outside the lines when it comes to picking one. None of this naming their children after fruits, vegetables, inanimate objects, actors or actresses. There’s

Read more

hot italian men

It has taken me five years and endless nights out in this city to compile this list of what I like to call the “usual suspects.” So please join me as I introduce to you the top 12 guys you

Read more

high road

A few weeks ago I broke it off with the Italian plumber who lives with his parents and claims “things are complicated in his life right now.” Oh yes, I would I never want that complicated a life. Ever! When

Read more

yolo

I’d like to pay tribute in this post to a Milanese Legend whom I’ve dubbed Signora YOLO. Now, I get I’m a little outdated using this term, as it is something that has come and gone by US pop culture

Read more

Last week I made a huge error in judgement. I made a big mistake, broke a cardinal rule. In the eyes of the Italian male race, it was bad. Very bad. Worse than farting or burping in the presence of

Read more