Introducing the BED|STÜ Rescue Program!
Have you ever found yourself captivated by one of those abandoned pet videos on social media? You know the ones…a scared, matted, mangy puppy is found, taken in, and literally brought back to life. Maybe you love to watch house renovation shows, or listen to podcasts that recount people’s experiences turning their lives around for the better.
The point is, we all love a “rescue story”—watching a heroic transformation.
While walking through the streets of Rome, Italy, I stumbled upon a small restaurant owned by an older Italian woman. Her sun kissed hands told her story well: she had been raised in the hills of Tuscany, on her family’s farm, where she tilled the soil and grew fresh vegetables, dripping with crisp flavors you can only find in the heart of Italy. I remember taking the first bite of pizza – it was unimaginable, and I felt strange even calling “pizza,” because it tasted like a completely different dish. It wasn’t anything like the fast food or frozen pizza I had previously enjoyed in the states.Explore Full Story