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Jun 11, 2007 - 07 06 11 On the beach by the sea at Castagnato-Donoratico

Yesterday we went to the sea with the endless beach just as we have today. Flora the lady that maintains the villa, but also works off site in the vineyards, cooked a rice and seafood dish with clams, shrimp, squid, octopus and cockle shells in a "barely there" tomato sauce. I had a little bit just to be polite, and it was okay, it didn't have a strong fishy taste. I will at least give the fish dishes a try. I had a taste of sword fish the day before. We've been three days at the beach by the sea and not much else has been going on. I will...

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Jun 5, 2006 - Tuscany Villa in Castagnetto Carducci

In Tuscany-wwoofing Of course, being the workaholic I am, I felt it was quite expected to use a pick axe to remove 2 feet of Tuscan red clay in order to put in a rose garden for my host. Needless to say I pulled my right shoulder and neck and have been in the need of a chiropractor since. Matt is trying to teach me to relax in my work and to enjoy the process of work rather than just focusing on being efficient, correct and prompt with a perfect end product. The weather has been wonderful here in Tuscany and the fragrances in the air are...

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