The Season of Greetings is Here

Christmas holidays in Italy is not just the 25th, but we celebrate the 26 as well, St. Stephen Day, the one that in Canada is called Boxing Day. A lovely card from a first grader! The frenzy starts on the 24, with the last minute shopping. Stores are open until very late. Then, according to […]

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“Tacchinella” for Thanksgiving

After so many years in the US, I cannot ignore Thanksgiving. I do celebrate it always no matter where I am and with whom. I had Thanksgiving in Stockholm once. It was challenging to find all the ingredients necessary to a proper Thanksgiving dinner, but it was nevertheless successful. In Italy it is relatively easier […]

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