It’s been a funny old week. Something’s not quite right and I’ve struggled to pin down exactly what’s been niggling me. I’ve not been drawn too much to introspection since we arrived here in March. Our lives have become a blank canvas for us to paint as we wish. True Freedom. There’s still so much to be discovered and places already found, that we long … Continue reading A change is gonna come
Hi and welcome. I’m Cathy, or Catty as the Italians tend to pronounce it! Originally from the beautiful university town of Cambridge in the UK, I moved to Grottaferrata in the Castelli Romani in March 2019 with my husband and 6 year old miracle IVF daughter, Mimi. Oh and our elderly cat Maisie and recently adopted kitten Mimitu, the craziest kitty in Europe, who is … Continue reading About
Six months felt like the natural time to start a blog on our new life here in the Castelli Romani. Where I hear you ask? Nestled some 10 km South East of Rome in Lazio, the Castelli Romani comprises sixteen towns set in the beautiful Colli Albani (Alban Hills). Rich in history and known for its food and wine (think the eponymous white wine in … Continue reading Six Months….how on earth did we get here?