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Benvenuti to the New & Improved Majella Home Cooking!

Benvenuti to the New & Improved Majella Home Cooking!

Benvenuti, my friends!  Welcome to my new website!  During the past month, I’ve been working with my good friend, Francesco, a talented web designer based in Abruzzo, as well as his colleague, Antonio, a graphic artist (don’t you just love the Majella’s peaks rising out of the pot in the logo?), on a new look […]

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Fave dei Morti

Fave dei Morti

When my parents were growing up in Italy, there was no such thing as Halloween.  The goblins, ghouls and jack o’lanterns arrived in Italy relatively recently via mass media and the spread of American pop culture.  For my parents, there was instead La Festa di Ognissanti (All Saints Day) on November 1st and La Festa […]

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