• 00:10

    Da Vincenzo's of Positano in the Amalfi Coast of Italy

    in Travel

    Not only is the Amalfi Coast one of the most beautiful places on earth, it enjoys some of the best food too.  This charming, family run, home-cooked, delicious restaurant will leave you dreaming of your experience for years to come.


    When I went to do the interview I walked in and mom, dad, and son were all hard at work prepping food for lunch.  


    Listen to my interview with Vincenzo and believe me you'll be calling ahead to make your reservation...and you should.


    Visit their site at www.davincenzo.it and make your reservation today.

  • 00:19

    La Tagliata Restaurant in Positano - The food is amazing

    in Travel


     


    One of the best restaurants in Positano La Tagliata  must be on your itinerary to enjoy.  From start to finish it is pure, simple, home grown, home made, and second to none.


    "From our passion for traditional and wholesome food;La Tagliata was born.


    La Tagliata endeavors to satisfy our clients palates with local dishes from Positano using organically grown vegetables cultivated on our own land and free - range meat locally reared from the surrounding area.


    Charcoal - grilled meat is our specialty, we take great pride in using produce home grown naturally which gives us the unique flavor and high quality we are known for...


    At La Tagliata ,we look forward to you coming to try our traditional dishes and our specialties in a beautiful , panoramic location .


    At La Tagliata we believe the values and the flavors of the past still count."

  • 00:44

    Bestselling Author Dani Shapiro Joins Sister Jenna on America Meditating Radio

    in Self Help

    Rebroadcast


    Dani Shapiro is the bestselling author of the memoirs Devotion and Slow Motion, and five novels including Black & White and Family History. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, One Story, Elle, The New York Times Book Review, the op-ed pages of The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and has been broadcast on “This American Life”.  Dani was Oprah Winfrey’s guest on”Super Soul Sunday,” and was chosen by Arianna Huffington to speak at the New York City “Thrive” conference. She has taught in the writing programs at Columbia, NYU, The New School and Wesleyan University; she is co-founder of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy. A contributing editor at Travel + Leisure, Dani lives with her family in Litchfield County, Connecticut. Her latest book is, Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life.  Visit Dani’s website at http://danishapiro.com


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  • 01:18

    Bestselling Author Dani Shapiro On Faith and Spirituality

    in Self Help

    Acclaimed novelist Dani Shapiro joins host Erika Nicole Finn for an intimate discussion of her journey to answer the big spiritual questions of life, love and loss, and the discovery of her inner truth in the process as documented in her memoir Devotion.


    About Dani Shapiro: Dani is the bestselling author of the memoirs Devotion and Slow Motion, and five novels including Black & White and Family History. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, Elle, The New York Times Book Review, and has been widely anthologized. She has taught in the writing programs at Columbia, NYU, The New School and Wesleyan University, and she is the co-founder of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy. She is a contributing editor at Travel + Leisure. Her new book, Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life, is on sale now. Find out more about Dani by visiting her website at www.danishapiro.com.


    About Erika Nicole Finn: Erika is a lifestyle expert and coach, huffington post blogger and host of Live.Love.Grow. She shows clients how to find happiness and live their dream lives, and believes it's never too late to get started. Tweet her @erikanicolefinn, follow her on facebook or sign-up for a complimentary coaching session with Erika at www.erikanicolefinn.com.

  • 00:44

    Bestselling Author Dani Shapiro Discusses Spirituality

    in Self Help

    Dani Shapiro is the bestselling author of the memoirs Devotion and Slow Motion, and five novels including Black & White and Family History.  Her work has appeared in many publications including, The New Yorker, Elle, The New York Times Book Review, The Los Angeles Times, and has been widely anthologized.  She has taught in the writing programs at Columbia, NYU, The New School and Wesleyan University, and she is co-founder of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy.  She is a contributing editor at Travel + Leisure and has appeared on many TV shows, including Super Soul Sunday with Oprah.  Her new book, Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life, was released in October 2013.  Visit Dani’s website at http://danishapiro.com


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  • 00:22

    Valeria Carrano of Exclusive Cruises of the Amalfi Coast

    in Travel


    Imagine being in Italy.  Now imagine being in the Amalfi Coast sailing passed the most amazing coastline in the world in comfort as the sun sets behind Capri and you're there to take it all in on the sea.


    Valeria and Francesco are your guides and friends in the Amalfi Coasts for tours, boat rentals, the blue grotto, and a few hidden grottoes that only they know about.


    Need a lift from Naples to the Amalfi Coast let them pick you up and cruise you in comfort to your hotel in Positano by sea.  How about a nice ball of Bufalo Mozzarella?  How does a glass of limoncello sound?


    Check out their site at www.exclusivecruises.it and see first hand how amazing their boats and tours are for your visit to the most beautiful coast in the world.

  • 00:31

    Dani Shapiro | Tiferet Talk with Melissa Studdard

    in Books

    Please join us on 10/22/12 at 7 PM EST for a talk with Dani Shapiro, bestselling memoirist and novelist. We'll be discussing Shapiro's exploration self and faith through the memoir Devotion, as well as other works.
    In addition to Devotion, Shapiro is the author of the memoir Slow Motion, and five novels, including Black & White and Family History. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, One Story, Elle, The New York Times Book Review, and The Los Angeles Times, and has been widely anthologized. She has taught in the writing programs at Columbia, NYU, The New School and Wesleyan University, and she is co-founder of the Sirenland Writers Conference in Positano, Italy. As well, she is a contributing editor at Travel + Leisure. 
    Of Shapiro's Devotion, Jennifer Egan states, “I was on the verge of tears more than once in the course of Dani Shapiro’s impeccably structured spiritual odyssey. But Devotion’s biggest triumph is its voice: funny and unpretentious, concrete and earthy–appealing to skeptics and believers alike. This is a gripping, beautiful story.”
    Tiferet Journal has recently published a compilation of twelve of our best transcribed interviews. To purchase The Tiferet Talk Interviews book, please click here.
     

  • 01:00

    International Cooking Vacations with Lauren Birmingham Piscitelli

    in Travel

    Lauren is an artist at heart. She created Cooking Vacations Italy and continues to bring new cooking experiences as she travels across Italy, always meeting chefs, wine makers and food experts. Lauren began her career in the communications as a writer and photographing for The Brown Daily Herald at Brown University. She graduated, moved to Paris and joined the marketing & publicity department at Hasbro Toys, Paris, France. She returned to Boston and created Birmingham Public Relations where she managed media campaigns for Red Sox, Celtic, Patriot & Bruins sports stars, Chefs, Rebook Sports, and the Boston Marathon. A published writer & photographer, and foodie at heart, she loves to cook! Traveling, discovering new food recipes & trends is a never-ending adventure. Born in the USA, she is an Italian-American who now lives in Positano, Italy. Take an art and cooking tours through Italy, France and Mediterranean. Bon Apetite!

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