Thanks for stopping by! I’m the Small Town Straniera, which is Italian for foreigner or expat. American born but Italian at heart, this is where I share my life, my faith, and my love of Italy – with its simple slow lifestyle – from right here in my southern Italian hilltop home.
Join my journey
This is my journey of building the vibrantly intentonal life of joy and purpose that I believe God desires for each of us.
Though far from perfect, I keep pressing toward that goal. Come along and we’ll learn together!
Explore missions and my Italy
Discover the beautiful land of Italy, and read about my missionary life here: the good, the bad, and the ugly!
Find inspiration for daily living
Find help and tips for simplifying your home and life. Plus encouragement and inspiration for enriching your day-to-day life.
Let’s be friends!
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