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The Life and Times of The Sicilian Cannoli

Posted in Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, desserts, La Dolce Vita, recipes, Sicily, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, and Uncategorized

copyright Art of Living, PrimaMedia,Inc/Maria Liberati Editor: Jennifer Birchwale Cannoli are a traditional Sicilian dessert popularized in the early 1970’s by Mario Puzo’s quote, “Leave…

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Il Gattopardo. a Tomato and Cheese Flan for Sunday Lunch

Posted in Abruzzo, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, Culinary Art, La Dolce Vita, Movie & Recipe Pairings, recipes, Share the Joy!, Sicily, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, Tuscan, Umbria, Uncategorized, and Venice

  A house is at its’ most beautiful when filled with guests ..today’s Sunday dinner, with a house full of people reminded me of the…

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Two Cheesecakes and a Spaghettata

Posted in Abruzzo, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Chianti, Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, desserts, entertaining, La Dolce Vita, Liguria, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, recipes, Rome, Sicily, the Mediterranean diet, Todi, Travel & customs, Tuscan, Umbria, Uncategorized, Venice, and wine

Besides, my frequent trips to the internet to find out about the latest weather reports in the East Coast of the US, I was preoccupied…

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A Summer Lemon Torta (from Sorrento,Italy)

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Lemons have been used in many ways throughout history. During the European Renaissance, the fashionable ladies used lemons as a way to make their lips…

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Travel Squire and Join Me…..

Posted in Abruzzo, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Chianti, Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, Features, L'Aquila, La Dolce Vita, Le Marche, Liguria, Mantua, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, Rome, Sicily, slow food, Tagliacozzo, the Mediterranean diet, Todi, Travel & customs, Tuscan, Umbria, Uncategorized, Upcoming Appearances, and Venice

TravelSquire.com provides a rich travel experience offering detailed destination information as well as designing the actual journey; the online magazine is filled with original content…

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Sorbetto Colored Sunsets, Storybook Beaches

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copyright 2011, art of living, Prima Media,Inc./Maria Liberati Nestled amongst four seas, the grandiose beaches of Italy look like storybook paintings come to life with…

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Culinary Cruise to Sicily and A Luscious Biancomangiare

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It was so nice to meet all of those that came out to my appearance at Bally’s Casino in Atlantic City Gourmet Food & Wine…

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All the World’s a Stage, Shakespeare & Sicilan Cannoli

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copyright 2011 art of living,PrimaMedia,Inc/Maria Liberati “All the world’s a stage and all the men and women merely players”                                                                                       William  Shakespeare in  “As You Like It”…

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