I am always looking for ways to take my mind off things, so coming across the many “Italian Girl Problems” memes is always a hoot for me. These are not exactly problems, are they? Just some fun stuff to put a smile on my face. While I can’t relate to all of them, of course, I can relate to many… such as nonna feeding us all the time, how we speak with our hands, or how we live for carbs etc, yep, yep, yep, all me. There are also some misconceptions though among these funny problems. The one misconception that has followed me since I came here in 1982 is that nobody ever guesses where I am from. Everyone guesses Northern Europe mostly, such as Germany, Russia or any of the Scandinavian countries and when I tell them Italy they gasp. What? I suppose there is this preconceived notion that ItaliansRead More →