Labour Day

(Italy as a protected area day 53)
Italy as Protected Area day 53…I know, I haven’t written for a while but life under quarantine just goes on as always, thinking about health and economical issues…and today it is Labour Day. Normally here in this part of Italy, you would have gone to the beach for a picnic with friends. The countryside, sun […]

A letter from the future

Italy as protected area day 19. Almost three weeks! When we first heard this news from China, we just underestimated it. Too far away, another continent, it is a big country, it is not to happen here… But then you find yourself in the middle of it. Hearing news from all over the world you […]

Strawberries & Breathe forever <3

(italy as protected area day 15)
Italy as protected area day 15. The 6 pm press conference of our Civil Protection the numbers of contaminated people are slightly go down, the number of death people increasing…everyday at 6 pm we stop to hear these information…you just hold on your breath listening to these numbers. And yesterday the so called patient number […]

Mindfulness & Wonder…

Italy as protected are day 14, two weeks! Who could have ever imagined what is happening right now? As western countries we do live many things but not such this violent virus spread. In the past 50 years the other spreads haven’t reached all this portion of population and countries. But yesterday at the 6 […]

Normality…what a wonderful word ;-)

(Italy as a protected area day 12)
Italy as a protected area day 12. Some people tell that in bad times you should not focus on the things you miss. Personally in a situation like this I simply miss basic and simple ones like walking! Today is the very first Sunday of springtime, very sunny outside. You look out of the window […]

It should be Springtime…

(Italy as a protected area day 11)
Italy as protected area day 11….Yesterday I didn’t write anything: news, feelings were really massive. Number of positive cases augmented all over the country and even the number of death people, making Italy the country with the highest outbreak outside China. The pictures and the videos of the Italian army transpots 70 coffins because there […]

Give us our daily bread…

(Italy as a protected area day 9)
Italy as protected area day 9…when I write these posts it seems that I don’t want to write anything about the numbers of this spread No, it is the contrary: I would like you always to checks all the official information on the Italian Civil Protection site. Every evening at 6 pm there is a […]

Patience

(Italy as a protected area day 8)
Italy as a protected area day 8. This morning, talking to a friend of mine living in Belgium, he asked me the sensations I am feeling. Well, so many: – You know that in someway you must take care of your community not moving, standing still…when this period will be over then you can move, […]

Explaining Coronavirus to kids

(Italy as a protected area day 7)
Italy as protected area day 7. The news are not encouraging not only in Italy but all over the world. How could we explain to kids what it is happening? The webmagazine Ohga! filmed this video with a funny kid explaining what is happening, in a direct and simple way. This video is subtitled in […]

And Italy called us!

(Italy as a protected area day 5)
Italy as protected area day 5. This is a very stange Saturday, the first one of the quarantine. A silent one…very strange.. We stay at home, we clean,we cook, we communicate thought videocalls…The net is helping us someway to overcome the distance. There is an Italian motto saying that we are all saints, our soccer […]