DiBruno Bros. – Italian Specialties shipped direct to you

Di Bruno Brothers True Italian Specialties  Shipped Direct to your Door There’s nothing like sharing an amazing meal around the table with the people you love–and of course, the food you Adore! Think of all the “you gotta try that” and the “WOW, what is that?” and even the “no way, I’m not trying that” […]

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Casting Call – New Steven Spielberg “Italian” Film

New Steven Spielberg Film The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara Casting Call “Looking for a Fresh Face  For the Lead” Steven Spielberg has found his next film. The Kidnapping Of Edgardo Mortara, an adaptation of the the book by Pulitzer Prize-winner David Kertzer . Production will begin in early 2017 for release in the fourth quarter […]

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Celebrate the Love of Sewing

Love of Sewing September is the month of the year when people officially celebrate sewing but in my mind we should celebrate this beautiful practice every day of the year. Just thought I would bring it up today. It makes me think of my mother and my wife. They both love/d to sew.  Same thing […]

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Let’s Fall in Love and Resurrect Romance

Let’s Fall in Love & Resurrect Romance In today’s world we don’t really talk about romance all that much. Seems like much of the magic between men and women has been lost to the modern day approach.  Does that make me out of touch….? No I think it’s just the opposite..  Life in my mind […]

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Italian Avalanche – Avalanche Survival Airbag

Avalanche Survival Airbag In light of the Italian Avalanche that has taken so many lives it would seem like a good idea if you are a skier or snowboarder to wear an avalanche survival bag on your back in areas that may be susceptible to a snow slide. Watch this unbelievable video of a snow […]

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Italian Avalanche – Buries Hotel – Emergency

Italian Avalanche Buries Hotel in Central Italy We don’t realize how much difficulty Emergency workers have to go through in an effort to save people in this type disaster. Imagine, there are people buried alive, freezing temperatures, an area very remote and extremely difficult to access. It’s dark, snowing, very windy and there is a […]

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Frank Granieri – Breakfast and Losing Weight – Frank’s Style

Have Some Fun – Lose Some Weight Breakfast – “Colazione” Frank’s Style I don’t believe in diets. The first three letters of the word spell DIE. No thank you….  I do believe in modifying my food intake however. Usually throughout my life I have eaten a great deal of food. In fact Eating good food […]

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Non Dimenticar – Nat King Cole

Non Dimenticar Nat King Cole As I was “Growin’ Up Italian” I loved to listen to a number of singers from that era. One of those was Nat King Cole. He was smooth, excellent and loaded with Class.  I particularly enjoyed his renditions of songs like Nature Boy, Unforgettable and Non Dimenticar.  Take a moment […]

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Frank Granieri – Christmas Slice of Life Very Unique Tradition

Unique Christmas Tradition Frank Granieri Every year for the last 40 years after Christmas as I’ve taken down our tree I cut the bottom of off in a slice about an inch wide and saved it. The idea occurred to me the year that my first child was born. I was taking down our Christmas […]

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Frank Granieri Growin’ Up Italian – Wonderful Grandparents

Frank Granieri  Growin’ Up Italian Wonderful Grandparents It always has fascinated me how people emigrated to America and other countries, usually  couldn’t speak the language and somehow made a success of themselves. In my case all four of my grandparents came from Italy back in the early part of the last century. They came with […]

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