Dean Martin Show – Mystery Voice Contest – Week 1 – Makes you smile

Dean Martin Show – Mystery Voice Contest – Week 1 – Still makes you smile * Do you remember Dean’s Mystery Voice Contest…..?    The Dean Martin Show, not to be confused with the Dean Martin Variety Show (1959–1960), is a TV variety–comedy series that ran from 1965 to 1974 for 264 episodes. It was broadcast by NBC and hosted by […]

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Homemade Meatballs Recipe – Laura Vitale

Homemade Meatballs  Laura Vitale Laura in the Kitchen   In this episode Laura shares her grandmother’s recipe for homemade Italian Meatballs. YUM   A meatball is ground meat rolled into a small ball, sometimes along with other ingredients, such as bread crumbs, minced onion, eggs, butter, and seasoning. Meatballs are cooked by frying, baking, steaming, or braising in sauce. There are many types of meatballs using different types of meats and spices. […]

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Steve Lawrence and Eydie (Gormezzano) Gorme’ – Together Again

Steve Lawrence and Eydie (Gormezzano) Gorme’ Sing Gershwin * Always have loved Steve and Eydie. They were Wonderful, Just Wonderful. Her father was actually a Jewish Tailor from Sicily. Her Surname was Gormezano. Truly Lovely people and wonderful vocalists too. Just a pleasure to watch and listen to. SAdly she has left us but videos […]

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Annette Funicello and Robin Leach – Interview

Annette Funicello and Robin Leach Interview   * Annette Joanne Funicello (October 22, 1942 – April 8, 2013) was an Italian-American actress and singer. Annette Funicello began her professional career as a child performer at the age of twelve. She rose to prominence as one of the most popular Mouseketeers on the original Mickey Mouse Club. As a teenager, she transitioned to […]

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Best Broccoli Salad Recipe Chef John  Food Wishes

Best Broccoli Salad Recipe Chef John  Food Wishes   * This is a great and very easy recipe for Broccoli Salad by Chef John of Food Wishes.    Broccoli is one of those magic foods as far as I’m concerned. And in a salad aside from the rich nutrient content Broccoli is very light, non […]

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Dean Martin and Phil Harris – Priceless Stuff

Dean Martin and Phil Harris  Priceless Stuff *   I love this piece with Dean and Phil Harris. This stuff never gets old. My Dad and I used to watch this show every Thursday night at Nine O’Clock. It was our favorite program.   Dean Martin was initially reluctant to do the show, partially because […]

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20 Rules Italians Never Break – Do you agree?

Twenty Rules Italians Never Break * Joanne and I just returned from 3 months in sourthern Italy. I have been to Italy before but this time after spending three months there I learned alot about the way Italians go about their daily life. Now my family is 100% Italian. We are from a combination of […]

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Salami Bread – How to Make a Stuffed Bread Recipe

Salami Bread How to Make a Stuffed Bread Recipe * Interesting how some foods just hit the jackpot so to speak. When company is over some things sit and others just fly off the plate. Salami Bread is one of those things. For whatever reason your mouth waters and you have to have a piece. […]

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The Godfather – Diane Keaton spills a secret about the making of the Godfather

The Godfather Diane Keaton spills a secret about the making of the Godfather * The Godfather is a 1972 American crime film directed by Francis Ford Coppola and produced by Albert S. Ruddy, based on Mario Puzo‘s best-selling novel of the same name. It stars Marlon Brando and Al Pacino as the leaders of a fictional New York crime family. The story, spanning 1945 to 1955, chronicles […]

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Peppers & Eggs (Part 2) – Great Depression Cooking with Clara

Great Depression Cooking Peppers & Eggs (Part 2)  Clara Cannucciari   This is the second part of Clara’s Pepper and Egg Recipe.  Great Depression Cooking host Clara Bonfanti Cannucciari was born in Melrose Park, Illinois on August 18, 1915. Clara was the host of the web series Great Depression Cooking with Clara and author of the book Clara’s Kitchen. […]

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