We had another big birthday party yesterday at one of the church facilities, where all the 65+ active people gather. Something like 100+ friends came out to celebrate Nonna – even the Mayor! :) LOL :) The whole family has been working for days to prepare all the wondrous sweets and appetizers.
One of the reasons why I started this blog was to give tribute to my Nonna (Grandma) Nella’s infinite love for life and for me. It’s her 100th birthday, today! Some of the family came from all over Italy, from England – from all over the world, I should say, as I flew back from Houston! Everybody was there to celebrate, and my mom & aunties … Continue reading My Grandma’s 100th Birthday!
Just landed back into my warm Houston. Well, that was a GREAT trip. I got to see almost all my friends and my family. It’s always good to be home. I spent time with my Mom and with my Nonna, miss them all already. I took a lot of yummy pictures and will share recipes soon. I had the pesce azzurro I craved, and a … Continue reading Viva La Mamma!