Benvenuti, Welcome!

“Omnium Rerum Principia Parva Sunt“ – ‘The beginnings of all things are small.’

Do you dream of moving to Italy one day? Or are you already living here but find yourself having difficulty adjusting to the new culture, language, and lifestyle.

Do you want to try the Italian lifestyle? Italy is the perfect place to fulfill all of your dreams! (I know I did!)

Do you wish you had known about all the tricks before moving abroad?

A Dolce Life gives you all the advice you need to live in Italy. You will learn everything about the country, language, and culture before you arrive.

Hopefully, helping you achieve your own Dolce Lifestyle!

How to be an expat.

Are you an ex-pat living in Italy? Are you looking for foods, recipes, or events? At A Dolce Life, we have blog posts and events to keep you up-to-date.

Language and cultural practices can be confusing or hard to understand in the beginning. Then there are the expectations that come with being an ex-pat here and things that are equally as difficult.

Are you looking for some advice on ex-pat life and settling abroad?

You will find everything you need at A Dolce Life. Hopefully with some pointers and tips both from myself as well as other ex-pats’ experiences you will be able to get a better grasp on the situation and make things easier to understand.

Don’t forget to signup to get access to our weekly ex-pat tips and lifestyle advice!

Life with kids.

It’s never too late to start a family and raise your children in a new country, that being said; being pregnant or having kids in a new country can be an exciting and scary experience. With so many new challenges and not knowing all the legal rights for mothers here, it can all be overwhelming!

But with the right prenatal care, your fear will soon turn to joy!

Follow our tips here on A Dolce Life and get the support you need to make this transition smoothly.

I will be sharing tips and important things I have learned being a new mother and having delivered both of my children here.

I love being a mom and I want to share my tips and tricks with you. Whether you’re a new mother or an experienced one, here on A Dolce Life we have some great information for you!

(I will also be including some very useful words and phrases in Italian for these exact situations.)

Travel and sight seeing.

Italy is such a beautiful country with so much to explore. The first time you might not know where to start or what to do, but we’re here for you!

We are here to help you!

Whether you prefer the convenience of a beachside resort or the hidden gems of local cuisine, it’s important to figure out what makes your perfect vacation.

Here on A Dolce Life, we’ll discuss some places to consider when planning your next getaway!

We will be talking about some of the best and most budget-friendly places to go and some of the most incredible local spots that you will not want to miss out on!


We couldn’t write about Italy without including some great recipes, could we?

Italy is known for its delicious food, and these recipes are no exception. From the simplest to the more extravagant, these people love their food and are very proud of it!

There are so many wonderful Italian recipes to choose from. One of the simplest, most basic recipes is spaghetti with tomato sauce, which is a favorite of many kids.

Here on A Dolce Life, you’ll find some of these fantastic choices to prepare for yourself and maybe even, impress your friends!

“Live with no excuses and travel with no regrets”

Oscar Wilde.

Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.

Maya Angelou