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Madonna della Neve Bagnolo

The saddest little Church - Madonna della Neve Bagnolo.

It is unlike any church I've been in. The Santuario Madonna della Neve was visible from the valley floor not far from our house. Shining like a beacon on the hillside we decided to see if we could find it. A few wrong turns and some dirt roads…
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Completly Clueless - living like a local in Piedmont

  It starts with the locals, with their quality of life, their ability to be happy and their respect for the land they live in. Then the tourists will find a way!" - Carlo Petrini ~ Slow Food Since moving to our Valley in Piedmont we've been…
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Living Italy - a day at the fair

What a difference a year can make, now the faces smiling out of the crowd are friends, people I am slowly coming to know. We came to the fair in our village last year and I felt like a tourist, with no real understanding of the lifestyle, heritage…

An Italian Weekend - our mountain home

' The greatest gift of life on the mountain is time. Time to think or not think, read or not read, -- to sleep and cook and walk in the woods, to sit and stare at the shapes of the hills.' Philip Connors A small visual glimpse into our life…
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Italian Rustic Decor - the collector

Italian Rustic 'The measure of a life, after all, is not it's duration, but it's donation...' Corrie Ten We almost didn't enter, even though I've been wanting to visit this shop since we arrived in the valley back in April. The double…
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