Truffle Bruschetta

a guest post by LeAnn Brown of l&l – {linenlavenderlife.com} ON A SIX-WEEK STAY IN TUSCANY and while making my way through several recipe books in the cucina of my wee appartamento, I came across the English edition of “How to Make Bruschette.”  It is a small, paperback book unremarkable in its appearance, but with […]

Grazie!!

It’s Thanksgiving time and we have so much to be thankful for! Since giving thanks in Italian is even more fun, check out these key words and phrases and then listen to our quick “dialogue.” It may help you with your pronunciation— or maybe just give you a laugh! grazie — thank you il giorno del ringraziamento — Thanksgiving […]

Napoli with Anthony Bourdain

There is something so charming about the Campania region (where my mamma is from) and Anthony Bourdain captures the essence of Napoli (and its food!) like no one else…