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My Ordinary Week #7

Time for a relaxing week this week… holidays!

Two weeks in Tuscany with nothing to do but enjoy the company, food and red wine. This first week was shared with local and distant family with the highlight being the 50th wedding anniversary celebrations of my parents.

I spent virtually every summer moment as a child here visiting and staying with family but excluding one visit for a wedding it’s been a lengthy absence which thankfully has now been quashed. It all came flooding back though as I drove my wife and kids along the familiar roads from Lucca to Castelvecchio Pascoli, remembering all the fun and adventure my cousin and I had while we filled our long summer days together. It quickly became apparent though that I was seeing this place through very