It’s spring in the Northern hemisphere ! If you follow me on my Facebook page Via della Fonte or Instagram (elianebellofoglia), you already saw all the roses around here ! In my garden, neighbors’ garden, my village, everywhere! Today I … Continue reading
This tiny plot of green land holds the sweetest surprises for lovers of nature and art. The Sabina region, only 50 km from Rome, where we live, has always been the kingdom of olives. Discover the Olive Road by car, … Continue reading
Which season do I love the most in Italy ? Hard to say ! Nature is so beautiful in this country… Autumn views around our neighborhood are stunning ! Qual estação do ano gosto mais aqui na Itália ? Difícil … Continue reading
Pesto is a traditional sauce from Genova in Liguria, a province in the north of Italy. The word “Pesto” comes from the Italian word “pestare” which literally means to crush. You can trace the recipe back almost 800 years. Nowadays … Continue reading
The sun is still shining in Rome, but we know winter is arriving quickly. Yesterday I started preparing the garden for the next cold months. I cut basil leaves for a recipe (I’ll show in the next post), and their … Continue reading
How sad to realize we are not going to harvest our olives this year. We can make just a little quantity of oil as most of the trees are damaged by the rainy summer and the olive fruit fly . … Continue reading
Exactly one year ago I started the blog to share pictures of my new life on my olive farm in Italy ! I love to post about my neighborhood and my trips around the world ! Thanks for following me … Continue reading
With tomatoes, basil and extra virgin olive oil (all from our garden !), this easy and tasty summer salad ! I add garlic for tasting but remove it before serving. Com tomates, basílico e azeite extra virgem de oliva (tudo … Continue reading
Enjoying these animals around here !
Amando estes animais aqui !
Our new born horses : Valentina and Silvester !
Os recém nascidos : Valentina e Silvester.