If life hands you lemons, make lemonade

Se la vita ti porge dei limoni, fai una limonata

For each disappointed expectation, for every failure we (supposedly) cause, for each situation which does not turn out the way we wanted, many other surprising ones may, unexpectedly, happen. Little surprises, blessed moments of peace comforting us; friends visiting and warming our heart; flowers, books, trips, haircuts… maybe encounters which will change our lives. “If… Continua a leggere If life hands you lemons, make lemonade

About coffee making, mafia and the fear of flying: a thought on stereotypes and discrimination

About coffee making, mafia and the fear of flying: a thought on stereotypes and discrimination

I work in a company that employs people coming from all around the world. Two and a half years of lunches in the kitchen, and plenty of coffee breaks, have taught me many tiny interesting things about other people’s cultures, religions and habits. I’ve learnt that people coming from the same country often have many… Continua a leggere About coffee making, mafia and the fear of flying: a thought on stereotypes and discrimination

Reasons why I LOVE Please Like Me

Please like me english version

Ladies and gentlemen, my latest, dazzling passion: 7 reasons (+1) WHY I LOVE PLEASE LIKE ME Summary: Please like me is an Australian TV serie, its characters are cool guys I'd love to be BFF with, and they deal with interesting - and quite often absurde - events. With no spoilers, and definitely without being serious, I… Continua a leggere Reasons why I LOVE Please Like Me

How I’m waiting, this year, for the end of the year: my 2016 in a bunch of pictures

My 2016 in a bunch of pictures

At the end of the year, already busy with good habits and to do lists for next one, I decided to choose and share a bunch of photographs to summarize my 2016 - or at least the moments which I was able to fix in pictures. Here is my 2016 in a bunch of pictures  … Continua a leggere How I’m waiting, this year, for the end of the year: my 2016 in a bunch of pictures

Alles tip top ! is online! The diary of an emigrant. 2.0!

Alles Tip Top ! is online!

I am an emigrant 2.0. My half-serious diary  Alles Tip Top ! is online! As I explained here, “Alles Tip Top ! will be an experiment; a challenge; a trip.” It will be an experiment, because it’s the first time that I seriously engage myself into regularly writing and sharing my written thoughts, the very first time that I plan… Continua a leggere Alles tip top ! is online! The diary of an emigrant. 2.0!

ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS FOR VERY INTERNATIONAL PEOPLE: ALLES TIP TOP ! FOR VIP

English translations - ALLES TIP TOP for VIP!

As you have already noticed, English translations are available for some of the posts in Alles Tip Top !. Unfortunately, not for all of them: I wish the blog were my only job, so that I could spread all of my thoughts in two languages; unfortunately, the spare time after work and household only allows… Continua a leggere ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS FOR VERY INTERNATIONAL PEOPLE: ALLES TIP TOP ! FOR VIP