Showing posts from December, 2015

The Beginning of a Love Affair .... Part V

How we Decorated our Sicilian Home the Sicilian Way Lunch with Mount Etna This December marks the 8 th anniversary of us moving into our Sicilian Home … it was the biggest risk we have ever taken and the best decision we have ever made. If you are a regular follower of WHITE ALMOND SICILY you would have already read my previous posts “The Beginning of a Love Affair ….. Part I, II, III, IV” so you will know how we were “Seduced by Sicily”, and “Fell in Love with Taormina”, “How we purchased  our Sicilian Home the ‘Sicilian’  Way” and “How we Renewed our Wedding Vows the ‘Sicilian’ Way”. So following on from “How we purchased our Sicilian Home the ‘Sicilian’ Way” we now had a home that needed to be loved. Our Sicilian home was built in the ‘80s and was bought by a gentleman who lived in the mountains who purchased it as a holiday home for his family, so it was only ever used for weekends and summer as a base whilst they spent all day at the beach. Due to a family di