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Baby Z + Me

Telling All the Grandparents About Baby Z

There are so many exciting ways to break the news. Here's how we did it. Given that I see Alberto's parents every day (I'm spoiled by his mom, which will be an entire post on its own), we told them the very night that we found out. I placed the pregnancy test in a box… Continue reading Telling All the Grandparents About Baby Z

Life in Quarantine, Mr. Z + Me

Newlywed, Pregnant, and Stuck in a House – How we’re surviving COVID-19 Quarantine

5 months pregnant, married just about 4 months, stuck in quarantine going on 3 weeks, just the 2 of us, in 1 house. We all choose our significant other keeping their faults in mind.... however, you don't normally have to be smothered by those faults for a month constantly. I found it so interesting, yet… Continue reading Newlywed, Pregnant, and Stuck in a House – How we’re surviving COVID-19 Quarantine

Mr. Z + Me

Mr. Z and the most Perfect Proposal!

A Fairytale Proposal At Juliet's Balcony in Verona, Italy I never thought in a million years that he would have thought about proposing like this. Alberto really outdid himself with this. In Italy, down-on-one-knee proposals are pretty rare. Normally, it's a conversation. The couple discusses being married and they start planning. Engagements aren't as big… Continue reading Mr. Z and the most Perfect Proposal!

Life in Quarantine, Miss B/Mrs. Z

“Why being really lonely is sometimes super awesome”

Extra cool points if you know which show I got this title from. We're in quarantine, in Bergamo, Italy. There is death all around us right now. It's depressing. Even just taking the dog for a walk and seeing people cross the street to avoid you, or feeling the need cross the street to avoid… Continue reading “Why being really lonely is sometimes super awesome”

Mr. Z + Me

How we met, the beginning of Mr.Z + Me

Long story short... Here are some shortened versions if you don't want to read the whole thing: Love Stories by Questa Dolce Vita: Brittni and AlbertoBergamo News: Lascia le spiagge di Palm Beach per BagnaticaCorriere della Sera: Dalla Florida a Bagnatica per Alberto Long story long... Summer 2015: after a night with my friend Jennifer… Continue reading How we met, the beginning of Mr.Z + Me