No. 9 Limone, one of Piemonte’s secrets, time to go skiing…

Hello and buongiorno, it’s time to explore another one of Piemonte’s secrets; and this one is extra special because it was the one that introduced me to the Piemonte region in the first place.   It’s called Limone, a town often referred to as The Queen of the Maritime Alps.  There are two Limone’s, one nearContinue reading “No. 9 Limone, one of Piemonte’s secrets, time to go skiing…”


Storytelling has become massively popular. The personal memoir has become a massively populare genre – businessese must have a story to tell, even my pool can tell a story. Showing the cycles of seasonal life, the pool has its own arc; a lovely morning opens the day, full of bright Italian sun, then a dramaticContinue reading “Storytelling”

Daily Bailey Alexander No. 6 Peaceful pilgrimage

There’s so little time and so many stories to share, like the time I stood in line for 12 hours to see John Paul II lying in State. I wasn’t even religious, but this was one of the most popular and beloved Popes, history’s most well traveled and first non-Italian to hold the title ofContinue reading “Daily Bailey Alexander No. 6 Peaceful pilgrimage”

Daily Bailey Alexander No 5: Slow Food

Excerpt from the video: The Slow Food Movement has become a world wide phenomenon yet it began here in Piemonte, where they take it so seriously you can attend a University for the  gastronomic Sciences in the town of Bra, where the movement was born. This is where their headquarters remain, where they create internationalContinue reading “Daily Bailey Alexander No 5: Slow Food”

Daily Bailey Alexander No. 3 Winter

Excerpt from the video: Piemonte has so many seasons, far more than just 4. There’s a season for cutting the wood and carving large pencils for the vineyards, planting saffron and artichokes,  a season for planting my roses, pruning them, picking them, a season for nature walks with Anna Fila Robattino, famous for knowing everythingContinue reading “Daily Bailey Alexander No. 3 Winter”

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