Entries Tagged as 'Tips'

How to Order an Italian Coffee in Italy: the ebook on Amazon Kindle!

November 15th, 2011 · 11 Comments

I published a post on how to order an Italian coffee in Italy years ago on this site – the definitive guide to Italian coffee for coffee lovers! Since then, it’s been one of my most popular posts, and I’ve had requests to make it into an ebook and expand it ever since. I’m happy […]

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Tags: Discovering Food · e-books · Italy · Tech Talk · Tips

2010 Year in Review: Sites, Tools & Statistics

January 14th, 2011 · 6 Comments

Past editions of my year in tools, sites & statistics: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006. 2010 was a difficult and great year for me – I did a lot of freelance projects in addition to my fulltime job, which meant I blogged less frequently but one of those opportunities turned into my current job at Automattic. […]

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Cookie Recipes & How to Host a Cookie Swap Exchange

December 13th, 2010 · 8 Comments

It’s the holiday season, so many of you are baking furiously, taking dozens of cookies into the office or to parties, and stockpiling your freezer with cookies! Read on for tips on hosting your own cookie swap party, cookie cookbooks I like, and cookie recipe ideas from this blog and many others! I love a […]

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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

2009 Year in Review: My Tools, Sites and Statistics

January 8th, 2010 · 6 Comments

It’s that time of year when I geek out over what has happened in 2009, in terms of social networking, blogging, my photography, travel, and food! If you prefer picture books to novels, you can check my 2009 Year in Pictures. Interested in how other years have gone for me? Check the 2008, 2007 and […]

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