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June Finnigan

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June Finnigan

A Double Tragedy, Befana, Calcio And Il Bar Fiano In Beautiful Chianti

Posted by: junefinnigan on Tuesday February 14, 2017 (22:54:48)   (953 Reads)

June Finnigan

Benvenuti and Welcome to all my Lovely Followers,

Now, if you are a regular follower of my column, you will know that I like to reflect on the previous month’s happenings, both nationally and locally from my little bit of Tuscany. So this time we are looking back to January.    more ...


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June Finnigan

Natale and Capodanno in Beautiful Tuscany

Posted by: junefinnigan on Monday January 16, 2017 (15:42:37)   (843 Reads)

June Finnigan

Benvenuti to all my lovely Loyal and New Followers,

Well, here we are again reflecting back on the previous month, which in this case is December in beautiful Chianti.    more ...


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June Finnigan

The Taste Of Truffles And The Towers Of Tuscany

Posted by: junefinnigan on Saturday December 17, 2016 (19:49:18)   (504 Reads)

June Finnigan

Benvenuti to all my lovely Loyal and New Followers,

The beautiful autumnal month of November will have you salivating over the earthy smells and taste of Tartufo Bianco (white truffles) and Porcini Mushrooms. Our local restaurants were grating raw Tartufo Bianco over buttered pasta. This is the very best way to eat these wonderful aromatic fungi or, if you eat them, over softly fried eggs.    more ...


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June Finnigan

Earthquakes, Hurricanes, Wine Windows And Rock Tours

Posted by: junefinnigan on Monday November 14, 2016 (16:48:57)   (740 Reads)

June Finnigan

Benvenuti to all my lovely Loyal and New Followers,

Well, here we are again reflecting back on the previous month, which in this case is October in beautiful Chianti.    more ...


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June Finnigan

September in Tuscany

Posted by: junefinnigan on Tuesday October 18, 2016 (21:06:02)   (442 Reads)

June Finnigan

La Vendemmia, Seasonal Fruit, Back to School, Restaurants, Beppo Grillo, Touring Bands, Fashion, Fiano and the Calambur.

June Finnigan – English Writer & Rock Singer.    more ...


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June Finnigan

The Month of August in Tuscany

Posted by: junefinnigan on Tuesday September 13, 2016 (20:58:31)   (468 Reads)

June Finnigan

Bee Eaters & Hoopoes, Teresa May, AC Milan, Ferragosta, Celebrity Weddings, Certaldo Onions and the Earthquake

June Finnigan – English Writer & Rock Singer.    more ...


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June Finnigan

The Month of July

Posted by: junefinnigan on Saturday August 13, 2016 (22:18:17)   (459 Reads)

June Finnigan

Bentornato to my monthly column, where I bring you up to speed with the previous month’s thrills and spills in beautiful Chianti in Tuscany, Italy.    more ...


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June Finnigan

The Month of June

Posted by: junefinnigan on Friday July 15, 2016 (21:55:58)   (580 Reads)

June Finnigan

70th War End Celebrations, Weddings, Panacotta and Rose Digestivo, Earthquakes, Silvio, My Birthday and The Rock Chick Band’s sixth Annual Concert in Beautiful Chianti

There is no other way to say it, I absolutely adore the month of June in our little bit of Tuscany. Yes, I know it’s my birthday month and the Rock Chick Band’s Annual Concert is in the final week, but it’s not only that.    more ...


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June Finnigan

A Birthday Balloon Flight, I Bersagliere And the Dance of the Hoopoe in Beautiful Chianti

Posted by: Scar on Thursday June 23, 2016 (13:45:09)   (503 Reads)

June Finnigan

The Month of May

May is always a very busy month for the Italians and for us, in our little bit of Chianti in Tuscany.

The first week heralded the arrival of our favourite house guest, the sister-in-law and her beautiful daughter. The plan was to get them both on to horseback for country trekking on one day and then up in an air-balloon for a flight over Chianti on her big birthday.    more ...


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June Finnigan

A Beautiful New Home and a Confused Cat in Beautiful Chianti

Posted by: Scar on Friday May 13, 2016 (09:39:22)   (746 Reads)

June Finnigan

If this is your first visit to my column, you should know that each month I talk about the previous one, in this case April. If you are a regular follower, Bentornato!

April was a great month for us, mainly because we moved to a larger and most beautiful property just down the track from the little villa. It is called ‘Querceto’ and this is hardly surprising because it means Oak Tree.    more ...