• What It Means To Be Italian-American

    It's important to recognize that being Italian American is a dynamic and evolving identity, shaped by both historical experiences and contemporary influences.
  • Do You Know Your Heritage?

     I was blessed to have parents, aunts, uncles, and grandparents that were storytellers and lived with the day-to-day values and traditions they...
  • Easter Monday or as the Italians call it…Pasquetta.

      As I have written in previous blogs, my family celebrated all holidays with the traditions they brought from the old country. I believe it was j...
  • The Oldest Ice Cream in the World?

    An insightful tradition that opens on the early form of ice cream and traces of which can be found in any population that has had access to snowy mountain areas. A sort of ice cream for the poor.
  • Family Traditions

    Traditions strengthen families and provide an identity to the next generation.