Food

When the Moon Hits Your Eye Like a Big Pizza Pie

Learning to make pizza is a lot of fun, as my adorable and very Italian grand nieces, Lilliana and Francesca are discovering. Donning appropriately their new Roma sweatshirts recently purchased in Italia by Aunt Teresa and Uncle Dom, or Aunt … Continue reading

Fettuccine Alfredo – It Really Is An Italian Dish!

Only Italians could rustle up so much controversy about food especially when it comes to the origins of well-known pasta dishes. Growing up as an FBI, or full-blooded Italian, our families were filled with great cooks and amazing recipes handed … Continue reading

How To Make The Plane Ride Home From Italy Special

Don’t like the food on the planes?  Who does, unless you’re in the first class section.  When in Rome, grab some good Italian bread and cheese at a local market before heading to the airport, or grab one of the … Continue reading

Gelato: Insider Tip on Italy’s Delightful Frozen Dessert

Ciao Amici.  A stop to the gelato shop is a must for visitors to Italy. Dazzled by the beautiful displays of Italy’s favorite frozen dessert, many people don’t know the differences between the ice cream Americans are used to eating … Continue reading

Adding Some Italian To Your Thanksgiving Table

It’s that time of year again; time for planning, chopping, cooking, and baking for the big Thanksgiving holiday. I know we’re all busy and looking for short cuts, but take my advice as you’re going down that shopping list. Please … Continue reading