Douglas is an American whose soul is all Italian. He has lived and worked in Italy for ten years as a teacher, translator, and tour guide.
Erica was born and raised in Parma. She works as a tour guide, teaches Italian to foreigners, and blogs about women, family, society, and culture at vitadacasalinga.wordpress.com.
Doug and Erica both love to cook Italian and American meals, are passionate about local culture, and believe in the possibility of bringing together traditions and modernity through the internet.