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Andrea Bocelli and Céline Dion Magnificent Duet: “THE PRAYER”

Andrea Bocelli & Céline Dion “The Prayer” Magnificent Performance *   Paul Verna from Billboard called this song a “gorgeous duet”. Chuck Taylor from Billboard reviewed “The Prayer”, calling it “a breathtaking, ultra-lush song, and the tour de force combination of Dion and Bocelli which will send a half-dozen chills up your spine”. Although he felt that the song is […]

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Savory Easter “TORTA PASQUALINA” Recipe by  Laura Vitale

Savory Easter Cake Torta Pasqualina  Laura in the Kitchen   * The pasqualina cake is usually a savory pie , typical of the  Easter Season.    * It is prepared by spreading very thin sheets of pasta prepared with water, flour and olive oil (without yeast ). The cut sheet that will be used for the bottom must be larger than the pan, and, in this phase of preparation, it […]

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Delicious Italian Easter Sweet Bread Written Recipe / Jovina Cooks

Italian Easter Sweet Bread Written Recipe   Jovina Cooks * Italian Sweet Easter Bread The Italians love to celebrate holidays with food and Easter is one of those special holidays. Easter is preceded by Lent, a time of fasting for many Christians. Come Easter Sunday, it is time to celebrate, splurge and indulge. Eggs are often […]

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“GOOMBA’ ” – Italian American Slang word of the day w/ Stevie B.

” Goomba’ “ Italian American Slang word of the day with Stevie B. * Take a guess as to what this means? Growin’ up I heard this over and over again.  ” GOOMBA’ “ (Compare’) * If you grew up in an Italian American or for that matter any Italian / English speaking Immigrant family…. […]

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“Mamma” Luciano Pavarotti 

“Mamma” Luciano Pavarotti  *   From our experience here The Everybody Loves Italian Family “Mamma” rates as one of the most popular Italian songs of all time. Each time we post Mamma no matter the singer the reach goes through the roof. I imagine its pretty simple though. Many of us have lost our Moms […]

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“DISGRAZIAD” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B

“DISGRAZIAD” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B * Take a guess as to what this means? Growin’ up I heard this over and over again.  “DISGRAZIAD” (Italian: Disgraziato) LOL * If you grew up in an Italian American or for that matter any Italian / English speaking Immigrant family…. didn’t matter […]

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Palm Sunday Explained – What is the meaning of Palm Sunday anyway?

Palm Sunday Explained What is the meaning of Palm Sunday anyway?   *   It is customary in many churches for worshippers to receive fresh palm leaves on Palm Sunday. In parts of the world where this has historically been impractical, substitute traditions have arisen.     In Italy, palm leaves are used along with small […]

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“PISCADE” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B

“PISCADE” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B * Take a guess as to what this means? Growin’ up I heard this over and over again.  “PISCHADE” LOL * If you grew up in an Italian American or for that matter any Italian / English speaking Immigrant family…. didn’t matter if you […]

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“GABADOST” – Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B

“GABADOST” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B * Actually means Capa Dura or Capa Dosta Hard Head or Stubborn   Growin’ up I heard this over and over again. When someone was particularly stubborn my mother, frustrated would refer to him or her as a Capa Dosta or Hard Head.  “Capa […]

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O’ Sole Mio – Luciano Pavarotti & Bryan Adams – Duet Performance

O’ Sole Mio Luciano Pavarotti & Bryan Adams   *   Our beloved Luciano Pavarotti needs no introduction. In our memories He remains the King of High C’s and a one of the most revered personalities of all time. This concert performance features a Priceless duet with Canadian Superstar Bryan Adams.      *   […]

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