brunch

  • pig and butter
  • the wren
  • Post

things to do

  • turn table lab
aug 27 2022 ∞
aug 29 2022 +
  • January
    • Mary Queen of Scots by Antonia Fraser
    • How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence by Michael Pollan
    • The Invisible Life of Addie La Rue by VE Shwab
    • Peaces by Helen Oyeyemi
  • February:
    • The Secret History by Donna Tartt
    • Nocturnes by Kazuo Ishiguro
    • S. by Doug Dorst and J.J. Abrams
    • The Odyssey trans. by Emily Wilson
  • March:
    • Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie
    • Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs by Camilla Townsend
    • Crome Yellow by Aldous Huxley
    • The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley
jan 8 2022 ∞
aug 27 2022 +

info

  • 7 days
  • highs: 50s–60s
  • lows: 50s, high 40s
  • rain: 1–2 days per week
  • probably cloudy most days

things to do in Florence

  • Market
  • Bargello
  • Uffizi
  • Palazzo Vecchio
  • Santa Maria Novella
  • Duomo + baptistry
  • Palazzo Pitti + Boboli Gardens

things to do in Rome

  • Pantheon
  • Vatican
  • Colosseum
  • Ostia Antica?
jul 1 2022 ∞
sep 5 2022 +
  • ! Shore by Fleet Foxes
  • ! Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness by Smashing Pumpkins
  • ! Building Nothing Out of Something by Modest Mouse
  • ! Chloë and the Next 20th Century by Father John Misty
  • ! The Slow Rush by Tame Impala
  • Acoustic at the Ryman by Band of Horses
  • ! Shallow Grave by The Tallest Man on Earth
  • Drunk by Thundercat
  • Inside Problems by Andrew Bird
  • ! Bon Iver by Bon Iver
  • Waking on a Pretty Daze by Kurt Vile
  • Pareidolia Catalog by Homeshake or Fresh Air by Homeshake
  • Somewhere in Chicago by Strand of Oaks
  • I Lied by Lord Huron
  • Bloom by Beach House
  • ! Elephant by The White Stripes
  • ! xx by XX
  • MGMT by MGMT

ideas

  • toro y moi
aug 29 2022 ∞
aug 29 2022 +
  • senza formaggio = no cheese
  • intollerante al lattosio = lactose intolerant
  • allergico = allergic (male)

Florence

  • Papardelle al cinghiale (with boar ragu)
  • Tagliatelle funghi porcini e tartufo
  • Ribollita and pappa al pomodoro (soup with beans, bread, vegetables)
  • Schiacciata (focaccia/pizza)
  • Cantuccini with vin santo (biscotti dipped in wine)
  • Bistecca alla Fiorentina (Tbone)
  • Peposo alla fiorentina (red meat stew with lots of peppercorn)
  • Baccalà alla fiorentina (salted fish with tomatoes and bread)
  • All’in zimino (meat, fish, or beans simmered in herbs)
jul 1 2022 ∞
sep 15 2022 +
  • The Tiger's Wife by Téa Obreht
  • The Hacienda by Isabel Cañas
  • How to Meditate: A Practical Guide to Making Friends with Your Mind by Pema Chödrön
  • Rabi'a: From Narrative to Myth by Rkia Elaroui Cornell
  • Le Grand Meaulnes by Alain-Fournier
  • Crying in H Mart by Michelle Zauner
  • Middlemarch by George Eliot
  • Killer Content by Olivia Blacke
  • Islam Explained: A Short Introduction to History, Teachings, and Culture by Ahmad Rashid Salim
  • Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley
jun 1 2022 ∞
jun 1 2022 +
  • Those white and orange seashells from North Carolina
  • Prescription sunglasses
  • The weight of being a PhD student lifted off of me
  • Seeing my dissertation printed and hardbound
  • Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield
  • L's cat, Edward
  • Hosting people for dinner at our little house
  • Filling the bird feeder for Ram
  • Always having a bowl of lemons and limes in the kitchen
  • Antique tea set from Oma
  • Herbal scents
  • Family heirlooms
  • Deep tissue massages
  • Swimming with D
  • Potential and possibilities
  • Barclay Prime, holy cow
aug 10 2021 ∞
jun 3 2022 +

Florence

  • mid 50s – mid 60s
  • lows in 40s

Rome

  • high 50s – mid 60s
  • lows in low 50s

to wear | to buy

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  • clothes
    • long sleeves
      • aday white button down
      • aday green button down
      • aday navy long sleeve
      • aday white long sleeve
      • gray turtleneck
    • sweaters
sep 13 2022 ∞
sep 13 2022 +
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named for Gordon Ramsay and Ramesses II

  • Ram
  • Rams
  • Ramby
  • Rammy
  • Chicken
  • Mr. Cat
  • Kitten
  • Tuna Face
  • Ramazon Prime
  • Ramzan
mar 9 2020 ∞
mar 9 2020 +

i can't put it into words or fully understand why, but i find my mind returning to them and i find myself feeling them

  • Primavera by Sandro Botticelli
  • Pulaski at Night by Andrew Bird
  • babbling brook sounds
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
  • The New Pope season 1
  • Bratislava, Hungary
  • cacio e pepe and riesling in Brno
  • Late Spring by Yasujirō Ozu
  • being underwater
  • Fleabag
  • mountains
feb 6 2021 ∞
aug 23 2021 +

inspired by x

  • alcoholic drink : aviation
  • ancient civilization : Minoan
  • animal : black cat
  • artist : Sandro Botticelli
  • beach : Pseira
  • cheese : chevre
  • chocolate : milk
  • classical song : Moonlight Sonata
  • coffee : iced french vanilla latte
  • color : emerald
  • dessert : chocolate pot de crème
  • element : water
  • flower : peony
  • food : macaroni and cheese
  • fruit : pear
  • gemstone : emerald or ruby
  • gelato : stracciatella
  • Greek food : tiropita
  • holiday : Christmas Eve
  • ice cream : cookies n cream
feb 10 2021 ∞
aug 10 2021 +