Author Laura Flanz

Laura Grosso Flanz better known as "Nonna" is a born and raised NYC-er, lover of her morning coffee, her three adult children and her newest little love and inspiration, her granddaughter, Mia. As a recent retiree, Laura's passion is traveling-- around New York, the US and internationally-- Italy is most likely her favorite destination. When her kids were younger, she spent many summer vacations enjoying the Jersey shore and now frequently visits her oldest son in Belmar. Some of her local faves are Toast in Asbury Park, Bamboo Leaf in Bradley Beach and the Point Pleasant Boardwalk-- including antiquing in the downtown area.