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Mandorlata di Peperoni – Finding Sicily in Abruzzo

Mandorlata di Peperoni – Finding Sicily in Abruzzo

The ethnic composition of many Americans resembles a patchwork quilt – I have friends whose children are Colombian and Algerian; Korean, German and Welsh; Dominican, Cuban and Irish. They have (mostly) affectionate anecdotes about the clash of cultures and the challenges of adapting to the customs of the families into which they married. When I […]

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My Story on Life in Abruzzo

My Story on Life in Abruzzo

An exciting day!  A story that I wrote about my full-circle experience in my father’s hometown of Salle, Abruzzo is featured on the Life in Abruzzo website.  Life in Abruzzo is a fantastic English-language website dedicated to the promotion of travel in the region.  Please read my story by clicking on the link below and […]

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