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Help me pick a subtitle for my upcoming book about Italy, and win a free copy!
Art & Culture (le cose belle)

Help me pick a subtitle for my upcoming book about Italy, and win a free copy!

Hokay. Picture this. You’re perusing the options in your favorite bookstore when all of a sudden you spy with your little eye a book called The Italian Aunt. Hmmm, you think. That could be interesting (right? Right?!). You pick it up. On first impact, what subtitle from the below would most intrigue you? A modern … Continue reading

Speaking With Strategic Impact: how not to be scared of that presentation you have to give at work
Reviews (da condividere)

Speaking With Strategic Impact: how not to be scared of that presentation you have to give at work

Note from Flav: Although I largely (and happily) keep YiR a Rome/Italy-based site, I occasionally like to share books with my readers that I think can be useful or interesting in our everyday lives. This spotlight is on a book that tackles something that’s been an issue for almost all of us at some point, … Continue reading

Where we see the first settlement that became Rome: our tour with Walks of Italy
Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Historical Sites (l'antichità) / Reviews (da condividere)

Where we see the first settlement that became Rome: our tour with Walks of Italy

Wrapping up 2016 with a wondrous tour through time  If you know me, you know that waking up before 11 AM whilst on vacation is quite the no no. But I am on a mission, folks, and that mission is to update the Young in Rome favorite tours page to include the best and newest stuff … Continue reading

How to Keep it Italian (in Miami, London, New York, or wherever you happen to be!)
Fashion & Shopping (la moda) / Uncategorized

How to Keep it Italian (in Miami, London, New York, or wherever you happen to be!)

By Francesca Belluomini Note from Flav: Today we have a fantastic article from the gorgeous fashion blogger and author Ms. Francesca Belluomini, whose upcoming book “The Cheat Sheet of Italian Style: Confidence and Sustainable Chic in Ten Struts” aims to ‘empower women to express themselves through their lifestyle and wardrobe’. Empowering women? Beautiful clothes? Sassy … Continue reading

The trip of a lifetime: Recommendations for Rome, Florence, and Venice
Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Day Trips (tutte le strade portano a Roma) / Fashion & Shopping (la moda) / Food & Drink (godiamoci la vita) / Historical Sites (l'antichità) / Uncategorized

The trip of a lifetime: Recommendations for Rome, Florence, and Venice

Heaven is real, and it’s in Venice… Article by Evacheska DeAngelis Note from Flav: Sometimes in life we are lucky enough to find family outside of the group of people whose last name and blood we share, so in this case it’s a particular honor for me to post an article written by my sister, a … Continue reading

Blurred boundaries: a book review of Loreena’s Gift
Reviews (da condividere)

Blurred boundaries: a book review of Loreena’s Gift

Sometimes you need to read a book that’s both a good read and also a thoughtful meditation on life, death, love, and what happens (or doesn’t happen) after those three things. Enter Loreena’s Gift, an imaginative fiction read that will keep you guessing, sighing, and thinking about the Big Questions. In a tiny tucked-away town lives … Continue reading