June/July 2021: New Life in Umbria, Family Travel Tips

Ellen Craig: New Life and Love in UmbriaEllen began dreaming of Italy at age 8 when she started teaching herself Italian. She started making her dream come true in earnest by renovating a house in Umbria, then came a permanent move, love and a new tourism business.  Amy Parsons: Curating Italian Beauty OnlineAmy made a very cool Covid pivot from …

Win A Stay In Tuscany! Enter The Dream of Italy Sweepstakes

To celebrate the Dream of Italy: Travel, Transform and Thrive special we have partnered with the show’s sponsors, pledge partners and Elle Magazine to host this incredible sweepstakes. It is an amazing package of prizes valued at over $12,000! Winner will be chosen at random on 7/2/21. Click here to enter. Enter to win a prize package that includes ALL of …

FAQs: New Dream of Italy: Travel, Transform and Thrive Special

Q: What is the this special about? A: Dream of Italy: Travel, Transform and Thrive explores how Italy can change your life – whether adapting to the Italian lifestyle at home, traveling to Italy in a more meaningful way or deciding to move there. Dream of Italy host Kathy McCabe explores the 11 essential elements of the Italian lifestyle – the …

April/May 2021: New TV Special

Join Me As We Dream of Italy: Travel, Transform and Thrive It has taken several years and a pandemic thrown in the mix but I am thrilled to announce Dream of Italy: Travel, Transform and Thrive will be premiering in June. This new special shares that Italy is much more than just a trip, but also a chance to transform …

Enjoy Venice Virtually With Live-In-Venice Week

Live-In-Venice will be a jam-packed week-long extravaganza of more than 70 live-streamed interviews and events from the iconic city of Venice. From May 17-23, 2021, local reporters will be meeting fashion designers, artisans, gallery owners, performers and local business owners. The whole week of interviews, meetings and events will be live-streamed on Facebook, Vimeo and the Live-In-Venice website from 11 a.m. …

Members-Only Dream of Italy: Travel, Transform and Thrive Virtual Premiere Party

The new special/pledge special Dream of Italy: Travel, Transform and Thrive will be premiering on PBS stations in June. To celebrate Kathy is hosting a very special virtual premiere party – including great prizes! This event is FREE for current Dream of Italy paid members. If you’re not a member and would like to join Kathy for  the May, 26th …

Podcast Episode #10: Grow An Italian Garden With Seeds From Italy

In April, Seeds from Italy received a shipment of tomato and pepper seeds that passed extensive testing for plant diseases required by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Selection and quantity is limited, but most of the bestselling varieties are available at this writing, and more are expected to be certified for import in the future. Check growitalian.com (use code dreamgarden to save …

Book Excerpt: Under the Light of the Italian Moon by Jennifer Anton

We will be joined by author Jennifer Anton on Facebook Live on Wednesday, June 23 to discuss her novel Under The Light of the Italian Moon. It is inspired by a true story of love and women’s resilience during the rise of fascism and WWII.  You can purchase a copy here but first enjoy an excerpt: November 1914 Nina Argenta …