A broken Jar of Wasps and Hardware Stores That Don’t Open on Sundays

News flash, most Italian hardware stores are not open on Sundays. DO NOT choose that day to release a hive of wasps in your house. Let me back up a bit. I’m visiting my daughter’s house in Napoli, and outside, on my terrace is a satellite dish in which some European paper wasps had madeContinue reading “A broken Jar of Wasps and Hardware Stores That Don’t Open on Sundays”

Covid-19 and the Trolley dilemma

The last thing I want to do is write a polarizing post. But I need help pulling away from this emotional ledge I am tottering over.  I was completely onboard with the measure to protect our more vulnerable citizens when this all started. Who wouldn’t be willing to make such a small sacrifice to helpContinue reading “Covid-19 and the Trolley dilemma”