Ah Florence, one of the most beautiful, romantic cities I’ve ever visited. When I asked on a recent Insta Poll what city you’d like me to focus on next an overwhelming amount of you said… View Full Post

You may have noticed some changes around here. After 3 years of blogging, I made the decision to do a rebrand. I am No Shrinking Violet was started as a reaction to fight the power… View Full Post

It’s always a pleasure to share Guest Posts from like-minded people. When Jo from Bookings For You and I exchanged our life stories I instantly liked her. She has a passion for Italy (like me!)… View Full Post

Follow my blog with Bloglovin In July 2016 I tied the knot to my best friend Joe. Joe, or Giuseppi for purposes of this blog, is a rather Italian looking, dark haired fellow. When we… View Full Post

Perhaps one of the most interesting places in the world for me is Pompeii. Places as special as this come at a cost in today’s world and the full entrance fee is 13 euros for adults and… View Full Post