Category Archives: Blogging

An ode to the island of Sardinia

Gosh, it’s been a long time since I’ve seen your face, twenty-one months precisely. I can only imagine your sun-kissed shadows, the way the wind whips in the cold winter months, the sound of your animals going out to pasture and … Continue reading

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New life, New blog

I’ve had a few long time followers of My Sardinian Life email me asking how I’m doing in the great white north, and if I’m blogging about it. The good news is that YES, I am blogging about Victoria, Canada … Continue reading

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Vote for My Sardinian Life in the 2013 Canadian Blog Awards

Just like the Emmy’s, Golden Globes and Music awards there are awards for bloggers who but effort, thought and heart into their blog(s). This year is the second year that My Sardinian Life has been nominated for the 2013 Canadian … Continue reading

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Sardinia’s Golden Hour over the Bay of Asinara

“When I admire the wonders of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in the worship of the creator.” Mahatma Gandhi Last night’s setting sun and the calm after the storm. Do you prefer to watch the … Continue reading

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Update: How you can help rebuild Sardinia, Italy in the wake of Cyclone Cleopatra

On November 18th, 2013 a powerful cyclone crushed Sardinia killing 16 people. Nine days have passed since that dark day and islanders are still coming to terms with the loss of lives and damage to homes, roads, businesses and schools. … Continue reading

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Dear Santa Claus: Let Sardinia smile again – In the aftermath of disaster

Dear Santa Claus, “Make a great gift to us sisters, that Sardinia will smile again, as always.” **This photo was circulating Facebook early this morning, and it hit the soft spot we all carry in our hearts. I emailed Debora … Continue reading

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Philippines Typhoon Relief and Renewal Fund – How you can help

The death toll of Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda in the Philippines) that ripped through parts of the Philippines is nearing 10,000. Thousands of houses have been destroyed and many areas are still cut off from transport, communication and power. Hundreds of … Continue reading

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An attempt to learn Italian prepositions

For anyone new to learning Italian – it’s not easy. I’ve been in Italy since May 2008 and I still haven’t wrapped my head around the Italian prepositions. Plus, I’m a little lazy. Okay, I’m a lot lazy. The first … Continue reading

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Poll: What do you think of the new WordPress Reader?

This past week the folks at WordPress went and changed the scope of how we read our favourite blogs, and there’s a lot of people angry at the changes. If you click on a title in the reader an annoying … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new My Sardinian Life

Have you noticed anything different? Take a good look around? See it yet?

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