Category Archives: Assortment

Roast Pig

Roast Pig, originally uploaded by Minnesota Pilgrim. What a pig, huh? This was taken in the Tuscany region in Italy just last spring which feels like a lifetime ago – can you believe the leaves are already starting to change? … Continue reading

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Green Patches

Green Patches, originally uploaded by Minnesota Pilgrim. Before we left for our Tuscan holiday, we had visions of rolling green hills, vineyards filled with brunello vines and tiny farmhouses. We just happen to be in the area when one of … Continue reading

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Yes, It Snows in Italy

White Out, originally uploaded by Minnesota Pilgrim. Again, another blast from the past video posting, but like I said – it’s clean-up time on the blog. In March I had the wonderful fortune to take a quick trip to Tuscany … Continue reading

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USS Nicholas Captures Pirates in Indian Ocean

And I say, “What the hootin-hey is going on in the Indian Ocean?!” The USS Nicholas is the same ship that visited Mauritius along with the HSV SWIFT in February.  I was fortunate enough to get to tour the HSV … Continue reading

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Italian Nibble: Salami and Art History

Perhaps it’s a good thing that I became one of those people who ended up working in a career path that has absolutely nothing to do with what they studied while at University. I was an Art History major which … Continue reading

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