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Italian Nonna’s Lullaby: the secret to make your baby fall asleep

Italian Nonna’s Lullaby: the secret to make your baby fall asleep Italian grandmas, better known as “nonne”, hold the most precious Italian’s traditions: delicious cooking recipes, natural beauty remedies and, above all, they know the secret that saves many mums during the early months of their children: Italian traditional lullabies. No matter how old you […]

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Nonna singing Italian Nursery Rhyme “Sega Sega Mastu Ciccio”

Nonna singing Italian Nursery Rhyme  Sega Sega Mastu Ciccio   Nursery rhymes are often quick little songs that are sung to children to help soothe them.  This tradition takes place in all cultures and we tend to sing the same songs to our children that our parents and grandparents sang to us.   Below are […]

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10 Wonderful Things that will Shock Tourists about Italy

10 Wonderful Things that will Shock Tourists about Italy Tourists that visit Italy are usually very surprised by some of the customs specific to this country. The people, the food, the language, the various cultures between Sicily, Napoli, Milano, etcetera. Just a Wonderful Country filled with Wonderful People. Enjoy Everything when you go there – But […]

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Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra (5/12/1925 – 9/22/2015)

Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra (5/12/1925 – 9/22/2015) Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra (May 12, 1925 – September 22, 2015) was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) catcher,manager, and coach. He played almost his entire 19-year baseball career (1946–65) for the New York Yankees. He is widely regarded as one of the best catchers in baseball history. He […]

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Mercer County Italian-American Festival 9/25-9/27 2015

Mercer County Italian-American Festival September 25, 26, 27 2015 Mercer County Park Old Trenton Road West Windsor, NJ For more information visit: http://www.italianamericanfestival.com/index.cfm Rain or Shine NO PETS ALLOWED Join us as we celebrate our Italian and Italian American Heritage and Culture at the 16th Annual Mercer County Italian American Festival, September 25, 26, 27, 2015. […]

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Gregory Peck & Audrey Hepburn “Roman Holiday”

Roman Holiday “I don’t know how to say Goodbye” Audrey Hepburn / Gregory Peck * In 1999, Roman Holiday was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant”. Roman Holiday Gregory Peck and Audrey Hepburn View this Memorable clip “I Don’t Know How to Say Goodbye” on […]

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Danny Aiello – I Only Know who I am When I’m Somebody Else – Great Interview

Danny Aiello – I Only Know who I am When I’m Somebody Else – Great Interview  * Danny Aiello, the fifth of six children, was born on West 68th Street, Manhattan, the son of Italian American parents Frances (née Pietrocova), a seamstress who was a native of Naples, Italy, and Daniel Louis Aiello, Sr., a […]

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What is Grappa

What is Grappa Grappa is an alcoholic beverage, a fragrant, grape-based pomace brandy of Italian origin that contains 35 to 60 percent alcohol by volume (70 to 120 US proof). Distillation is an ancient practice that can be traced back to the first century AD.   The Museum of Wine and Grappa shows historical equipment used in […]

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Top 10 Robert DeNiro Moments

Top 10 Robert DeNiro Moments De Niro was born in the Greenwich Village area of Manhattan, New York, the son of Virginia Admiral, a painter and poet, and Robert De Niro, Sr., an abstract expressionist painter and sculptor. His father was of half Italian and half Irish descent, while his mother was of Dutch, English, […]

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My Cousin Vinny – Official Preview – Very, Very Funny

My Cousin Vinny Official Preview Very Funny & Wonderful *   There are certain movies that I just can’t seem to get enough of. My cousin Vinny is certainly one of those movies.      First of All I love Marissa Tomei’ in this one  and Joe Pesce is perfect also. What a combination. Not to […]

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