Maternity Conference Wear

Lace Dress//Necklace//Earrings//Watch//Shoes//Purse Floral Dress//Necklace//Earrings//Watch//Purse//Shoes I was supposed to go to a conference for work this week. I had bought a few dresses to make sure I could fit into something. Out of no where, we had the worst/only snow storm we have had all winter. The…

Montepulciano

Montepulciano is a one of Tuscany’s most famous medieval hill top towns. It is in Southern Italy not far from Siena. I learned about Italian Pottery from a wonderful shopkeeper in Montepulciano. More there than anywhere else on my entire trip in Italy. For example, many…

Good Buffet, Bad Idea

A couple members of our client’s team recommended that we try Mama Hamil’s Buffet for lunch. Mama Hamil’s is a giant home style Buffet in Madison, MS outside of Jackson. The decor is country kitsch. It kind of feels like the head designer at Cracker Barrel…

Via del Governo Vecchio

We ended our tour of the Vatican and crossed the river and headed back to the city center. Traveling east, we happened upon a most unusual shopping district. The mile-long street, Via del Governo Vecchio, was packed with unique shops — jewelry, clothing, leather goods, antiques,…

Hog Island Oyster Co.

Over the weekend this place was packed. There was no way we were waiting in that line for anything. However, I was determined to return and find out what all the fuss was about. But I don’t like oysters, so it had better be something else.…

La Mar

We walked along the Pier looking for an appealing dinner option. Once I spotted this busy restaurant on the Pier, I was set. There was something about it. I didn’t know what the cuisine was or if it could accommodate my dietary needs, but I was…