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Archives for January 2016

And you thought you knew everything about Italians

It’s easy to assume that North American Italian culture is an apples-to-apples comparison to European Italian culture. And if you, like me, assumed that to be the case, you’d be wrong. I recently interviewed a Canadian named Marissa Janzen who lived for two years in Milan for The Expats. She taught at an English school […]

A new year, some new goals

At the beginning of every year, I set new goals. I don’t like to call them resolutions — they just seem harder to keep to me that way. Although I kind of conflate the two in the video I made about it this week. Oops. Anyway, I’m getting back in the saddle with my videos. I don’t […]