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Thanking the Police

Thanking the Police * Have you ever taken a moment to Thank the Police?  Wouldn’t it be nice if we didn’t need Police. If everyone respected each other and did the right thing. A world where cruelty and lawlessness didn’t exist. That would be a place where we would simply ask the “would be criminal” […]

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Italian Blue Zone – The Secret to Living Longer – TED TALK Fascinating

The Secret to Living Longer Italian Blue Zone Fascinating *     Susan Pinker is a psychologist, author and social science columnist for The Wall Street Journal. In this TED talk, she suggests after spending a lot of time in the Sardinian Blue Zone, that the key to living a long life is to nurture […]

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Making Mozzarella & Burrata in Italy

Making Mozzarella & Burrata in Italy *   Mozzarella di bufala is traditionally produced solely from the milk of the Italian Mediterranean buffalo. A whey starter is added from the previous batch that contains thermophilic bacteria, and the milk is left to ripen so the bacteria can multiply. Then, rennet is added to coagulate the milk. After coagulation, […]

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Opening a wheel of Parmesan Cheese (Parmigiano Reggiano)

Opening a wheel of Parmesan Cheese (Parmigiano Reggiano) * Parmigiano-Reggiano is made from unpasteurized cow‘s milk. The whole milk of the morning milking is mixed with the naturally skimmed milk  of the previous evening’s milking, resulting in a part skim mixture. This mixture is pumped into copper-lined vats. Copper-lined vats for the production of Parmigiano-Reggiano Starter whey  is added, […]

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Christmas in Italy – Deborah Del Sesto – Very Informative & Entertaining Video

Beautiful Christmas in Italy – Deborah Del Sesto – * This is a very well done video explaining many of the customs and traditions that you find around the Italian Countryside. Narrated by Deborah Del Sesto this is worth a few minutes of your time. Kind of gets you in the mood. * Join Deborah […]

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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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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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Did you hear about the Italian Chef who died?

Did you hear about the Italian Chef who died? He pasta away we cannoli do so much his legacy will be come a pizza history Here today, gone tomato How sad that he ran out of thyme Sending olive my prayers to the family His wife is really upset, cheese still not over it You […]

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The wine glass for those who only want 1 glass of wine.

 The wine glass for those who only want 1 glass of wine. Did you ever go to someone’s house and say I am only going to have 1 glass of wine?  If so, this is the glass for you.  Share this picture with someone you know who loves wine. Picture from:  http://lolsuperfails.com/ludicrous-pictures-hour-10-pics-7 We Love Ya, […]

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Do you have triskadekaphobia? (Fear of the number 13)

 Do you have triskadekaphobia? (Fear of the number 13) Friday the 13th, also known as Black Friday in some countries, is considered an unlucky day in Western superstition. It occurs when the 13th day of the month in the Gregorian calendar falls on a Friday. There is no written evidence for a “Friday the 13th” […]

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