I'm a freelance writer fluent in Italian. Originally from Columbus, Ohio, I cover travel, food and culture both in Italy and the Midwest. I also translate from Italian to English.
Top Honeymoon Destinations
These honeymoon spots are popular for a reason; three travel agencies share why.
Romantic Italian Getaways Off The Tourist Trail
The country's incredible food, jaw-dropping panoramic views and dreamy culture are the perfect recipe for honeymoon romance.
Honeymoon Escape to Southeast Asia
Three itineraries for an exotic honeymoon of white sand, ancient culture and indulgence
There's No Such Thing As Italian Food
A look into the unique regional plates and recipes that make up today's "Italian food."
Milan's Duomo | A Timeline of Culture
Standing guard over Milan for more than 600 years, the Duomo has been a constant witness to the history of the city.
How to Make Your Study Abroad Program Decision
Taking All the Necessary Steps to Realize Una Vita Nuova
Three Itineraries for the Perfect European Honeymoon
Europe offers trips of a lifetime, filled with centuries of culture, incredible food and big adventure.
A Guide to Italian Work Visas
Navigating Italy's convoluted work visa process can be a headache—but also worth the effort. Here's how.
Rent in This Royal Italian City for $650 a Month
When I moved to Italy from the Midwest of the United States, I wanted a place that was charming, but that also had the amenities I’d need and wouldn’t put a strain on my finances. Luckily for me, Monza ticked all the boxes.
How to Teach English in Italy
English teaching opportunities abound in the land of la dolce vita. Here’s how—and why—to start your own love affair with TEFL in Italy.
What can a journalist learn from Harper Reed? | International ...
Journalists have a lot to learn from self-defined hacker and coder Harper Reed, beyond just how to grow a similarly impressive beard.
Book Review: Revisiting The Goldfinch
In The Goldfinch, Tartt teaches us that good art makes us feel, but great art shows us that we’re not alone.
How to Drink Like An Italian
From wine to beer, aperitivo to digestive, here's how to drink like an Italian....
Insider Tips from a TEFL Veteran
Think that teaching English is a quick ticket to long-term travels? While it is a great way to explore other countries, it’s not quite that easy.
You know you’re becoming Italian when…
Sometimes living abroad can give you new habits...