Tag Archives: Australia

“Celebrate” Australia Day today January 26th

Australia Day January 26   Celebration Video We have many Friends and Family members in Australia. Descendants of Italian immigrants that have made this wonderful country their home. So in their honor and in solidarity with all the lovely people from down under we too celebrate Australia Day. Australia Day is the official National Day of […]

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Spaghetti & Fava (Broad) Beans – Italian Cook Book

Spaghetti and Fava Beans (Broad Beans) Italian Cook Book  * Fava or Broad beans have a long tradition of cultivation in Old World agriculture. They are among the most ancient plants in cultivation and also among the easiest to grow. Along with lentils, peas, and chickpeas, they are believed to have become part of the […]

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A Touching Story of Italian Migration

A Touching Story of Italian Migration  * Did you know that is 1921 The US Governement imposed stringent quotas on immigration from Italy into the United States? This forced many young Italians who had planned to immigrate to the United States to choose places like Australia, Argentina and Brazil.  * A Touching Story of Italian […]

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