Celebrating Mary


Today is our Mary Day celebration. Close to the end of summer, on August 15th, we make time on that day to celebrate and honor the sacred feminine in our home and our lives. Usually it’s late lunch with close friends and family.  It’s a tradition that comes in […]

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Every mother I imagine sits one day at the kitchen table looking through old photographs and new and wonders how Time went by so fast. Lost in thought and emotion.My wonderful sprite, lovely angel face, innocent young man that came shining and pretty from my womb became, in seemingly […]

Everyday Miracles

The first time I heard of the Sanctuary on Montenero  was from Signor Solari, my then piano teacher, who took mum and me on an afternoon trip there many years ago. He was so proud to show off his little secret, a small jewel overlooking the port of Livorno  that houses […]

Saturday Love

Saturday morning sounds in America: dogs barking, cartoons in back round, keyboard tapping, upstairs the vacuum cleaner churning. I am in the kitchen in between clearing out the fridge and making up recipes with vegetables that need to be cooked before they spoil and at the same time configuring […]

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