Tag Archives: Family

This cooking session at home became a fun homemade pasta night with friends

Christina has enjoyed cooking from a young age, when she prepared and cooked food for her family and friends in Korea. She knew they were happy with her efforts when they rubbed their stomachs after meals ! Several years later … Continue reading

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Luxury holiday home in Siena, Tuscany, Italy now available for low season rental with good discounts

  Once a hay barn, Il Fienile is now a great holiday home near Siena. Photo: Invitation to Tuscany   The heat wave in Italy didn’t finish in August as predicted but carried on, including in Tuscany.  September saw many days of hot temperatures and sunshine … Continue reading

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Son reveals love letters written by his mother in Scotland to secret father in Tuscany, Italy during the Second World War

 A new book tells the amazing, emotional story of a long distance romance and the secret child of a young cafe worker in Scotland and an Italian prisoner-of-war during the Second World War. Gloria Serafini worked in the cafe owned by her parents in Selkirk in Scotland … Continue reading

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People of small seaside village in Tuscany, Italy angry about Facebook organised raves held on protected beach

Residents in the small seaside resort of Calambrone in Tuscany, Italy are angry and upset about partygoers having illegal raves on the protected beach in the usually quiet and peaceful village.  The resort is on the western coast of Italy between Livorno and … Continue reading

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Demand for English Nannies from rich Arab, Chinese and Russian parents sees salaries rise up to $200,000

A story in the Times newspaper of London this week tells that the demand for English Nannies from rich Arab, Chinese and Russian parents is increasing salaries up to $200,000. Author Fiona Neill reports that English Nannies in the UK capital are now … Continue reading

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Demand for English Nannies from rich Arab, Chinese and Russian parents sees salaries rise up to $200,000

A story in the Times newspaper of London this week tells that the demand for English Nannies from rich Arab, Chinese and Russian parents is increasing salaries up to $200,000. Author Fiona Neill reports that English Nannies in the UK capital are now … Continue reading

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