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Roma at Christmas

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We had a good laugh today wandering around Rome in the crisp, cold sunshine. What does a half unemployeed couple with no extra money do for Christmas? Go shopping on Via Condotti, have a nice lunch outside, and come back to our hood with three shopping bags for some afternoon wine. We started shopping at 10:00 and returned at 4:00. This is the life.

We took a nap, then had friends over for some wine (Rosella and Amir), and Jerry and Paul arrived. We enjoyed a great dinner while the boys relaxed and unpacked. I had spaghetti cacio e pepe and roasted maiolino, while Brad enjoyed his stuffed zucchini blossoms with anchovies and veal saltimbocca. It was a great day! I even have a large Furla shopping bag in my room!

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Comments (3)

Cathy:

You are living the good life! Happy for you!

Eden:

Palma and Brad the photo of the penguins reminded me of the Pilot's Wife quote and the penguin figurines in your bedroom sometime ago.

connie:

Love the Big Santa picture.........PalmaBella, you look like a little munchkin. Oh, and is that Wine Santa is holding the one you enjoyed? Seems the perfect size for a perfect day.

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