We all have gas and need to pass it so what is it that makes this natural process so traumatic in those with irritable bowel syndrome? There is a difference and it is not the amount of gas we accumulate. Watch my video to find out what the issue is. The Transcript Today I’m going […]
We have just got home from our month away, tired but full of sights, sounds and experiences. And none more spectacular than the lakes of Plitvice National Park in Croatia. They are jaw-droppingly beautiful. We had thought we would do the smallest circuit of a couple of hours walk but ended up doing four and […]
We have been in the Dolomites in Italy for three days now and today we went to see where Adriano’s mother’s ashes were scattered when she died not long ago. She has been laid to rest in a stunning place called Val Corpassa. There is no way that a soul wouldn’t find peace there. Each […]
So far, so good with my meals in Italy. I have had no issues at all but I do make my needs clear in advance and everyone – restaurants and family – have been very accommodating. I am very glad I have no problems with lactose though – all those delicious ice creams. However, I […]
I thought you may like a few more photos of Casa Raia. I have photographed lots of interesting corners and nooks, which give an idea of the atmosphere and amazing detail in this villa. Enjoy!
This is the splendid villa we are staying at in Tuscany near Montalcino. It was originally a farmhouse with the animals living in the stalls on the ground floor with the family living above. It is now fully restored and renovated into a 4 bedroom home with all the expected features of stone walls and […]