Fast and Furious in Florence

Thursday we did a fast and furious trip to Florence from Venice–for the day!  We ride the fast train which got us there in 2 hours thru beautiful countryside and several very long tunnels.  My friend Elena Grifoni met us at the station.  Elena is a most capable guide to Firenze […] Read more »

Thinking of Beaver Island!

The winter snow is melting here in southern Michigan and my thoughts are turning to Beaver Island — walking the beach with the dog, watching the sunrise and sunsets.  The colors in the sky are amazing. Beaver Island is a wonderful place to visit.  Not quite like the other island, […] Read more »