Thank you from the heart, and a book giveaway!

Grazie is a simple and easy way to say thank you in Italian. Perhaps you’ve used this word yourself from time to time, even if you’re not learning Italian. But sometimes, one wants to express a stronger sense of gratitude, a heartfelt thank you, something conveying more emotion. Molte grazie (thank you very much), grazie mille (a…

Eat Pray Love, a Tribute

The title of the invitation to submit our story is “Eat Pray Love made me do it”… and fans of the book were encouraged to share something amazing/wonderful/unexpected that they did in their life as inspired by Eat Pray Love. Following is my submission:* — Truthfully, I can’t attribute one specific change, habit, or experience…

“A Beautiful Ordinary” featured at Mamalode today!

Mamalode has been called “America’s BEST parenting magazine” by Lisa Stone of BlogHer, and today, they are featuring my post, “A Beautiful Ordinary”!!! I am immensely honored. ❤ Please take a moment to hop over there read the piece — click here for the direct link. This is a very personal writing (big thank you to Husband…

A Most Heartfelt Thank You

Dear Friends, Grazie, grazie mille, tanto grazie, grazie di cuore! Thank you, all of you, from the bottom of my heart. My little blog has experienced a surge of new visitors and followers recently, which has been quite a thrill for me. As a faithful follower of Dianne Hales’ blog for several years, never did I imagine that one day I would be…