The Italian Lifestyle

Sunset view of St. Peter and The Bridge of Angels in Rome Italy My love affair with Italy is over 2 decades old. I love so much about the Bel Paese. Sometimes I think I love and miss it more than my husband, who is actually Italian. Don’t get me wrong, he loves...

The Taste of an Italian Summer – Limoncello

When Life gives you lemons, make limoncello! So, you know how everyone has that one alcoholic drink  that they “just can’t”? Limoncello was mine for probably about 10 years. I won’t go into the details, but basically, I had too much, it did not feel good, I...
Taste the Sea – Pasta con le Vongole

Taste the Sea – Pasta con le Vongole

One of our favorite meals when we go “home” to Italy is my mother-in-law’s Linguine with Clam Sauce. Hers is by far the best I’ve ever had. It is light on sauce, since it really is only olive oil and clam juice, heavy on flavor and tastes just...
La Campania

La Campania

I love Campania. Let’s be real, there’s not a region in Italy I don’t love. They all have their own personality, their own culture, cuisine, language and fascino (charm). But Campania, oh Campania…it is truly a particularly special place. It...