Entries Tagged as 'Discovering Italy'

Gluten-free Food and Restaurants in Italy

February 15th, 2011 · 20 Comments

Dear Ms. Adventures, where I can find good gluten-free Italian food in restaurants in Milan? I’ve been “told” that some restaurants in Italy even offer gluten free pasta. I did see that you posted about the grocery shop Natura Si, which sells gluten free products and great if you live there, but I’m like to […]

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Tags: Ask Ms. Adventures · Discovering Italy · Food · Italy

Sights and Flavors of Puglia – Sapori di Puglia

July 23rd, 2010 · 26 Comments

So I have a new job – if you follow me on Twitter, you probably saw this. I am excited and proud to be a part of the Automattic (WordPress.com and more) team! Being location-independent now means that I can do something like wake up at 3:30am on a Saturday morning to drive down to […]

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Tags: Discovering Italy · Italy · Puglia

Strawberry Festival, Sagra delle Fragole in Italy

June 24th, 2010 · 21 Comments

If it’s summertime, that means loads of wonderful sagre, festivals, in Italy. Many sagre are food-related celebrations and festivals, but not all. But when it is food-related, you know that you’re going to eat well! Even the tiniest cities can have excellent sagre. Case in point is the Sagra delle Fragole I went to in […]

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Tags: Discovering Food · Discovering Italy · Food · Italy · Piemonte

10 Tourist Mistakes when Visiting Italy: Tipping, Tickets, and More

June 9th, 2010 · 119 Comments

Love Italy? You should check out my book about How to Order an Italian Coffee in Italy!  It’s available on Amazon! Get your copy or tell a friend! Here are some common mistakes and misconceptions tourists have about traveling in Italy. After posting about how my diet has changed since moving to Italy 7 years ago, I’ve also […]

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Tags: Culture · Discovering Italy · Italy · Tips

How Italy has changed my diet in 7 years

June 3rd, 2010 · 28 Comments

After living in Italy for 7 years, I have been reflecting on my diet and what I eat daily. I don’t eat quite like an Italian, but I don’t eat quite like an American, either. Here’s some reflections I’ve had on how it’s changed since I moved here: Portion size In the US I was […]

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Tags: Discovering Food · Discovering Italy · Food · Italy