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Chi Ha Visto L’ Anticiclone Delle Azzorre ?

Anyone seen the Azores high pressure system? No one is the answer unless that is you live in Portugal as it is still sitting in the Atlantic instead of being nicely placed over the western Mediterranean  and bringing us warm … Continue reading

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Blush Grows Up

After one of my recent rants about the appalling weather this April ( and yes it is still raining here ) my daughter in Hong Kong e mailed to say she was sitting near the beach, it was 28C and … Continue reading

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Oil on Troubled Waters

The New York Times no less, has earned the wraith of none other than Fabrizio Nardoni who is our esteemed Minister of Agriculture here in Puglia. I presume there is also a quite capable Minister of Agriculture sitting in Rome … Continue reading

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Riporre i Ombrelloni e Crema Solari

Put away the sun parasols and the sun cream for another year is the rather dismal headline in the paper this morning. Our sun parasols actually went away on Monday before the strong southerly winds hit but it seems summer … Continue reading

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Post Holiday Blues, Scopa and Limoncello

We are having our patios re-tiled this week by a team of guys led by Pietro. How did his family know he would deal in stone and become tiler ? Come to that our electrician’s surname is Corrente ( current). … Continue reading

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Last Bottle of my Own Vino Rosso

A sad day today as we are tonight to drink the last bottle of my own wine and will have to start buying wine until November . Those warm days seem a long way off though today is 15C with … Continue reading

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