Focaccia Italian Sub

Focaccia This is a fantastic focaccia Italian sub sandwich recipe to take on the go or for a party. It is so pretty presented in a large round shape and then cut into wedges. You can make the bread a day ahead to make it easier, and just wrap in plastic until ready to assemble. Great served with a side salad!   This post contains affiliate links. If you click on a link, we receive […]

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Tips, Travel

4 Suggestions for Cheaper Airfare

Cheaper Airfare Cheaper Airfare, who doesn’t want a deal when we start making our vacation plans. I truly feel for families of four or more who start looking for airfare. The sticker shock must be mind-boggling! I just can’t image as it has been a long time since we had children traveling with us.   This post contains affiliate links that help keep this website running. By purchasing through our links, we make a small […]

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Italy, Tips

10 Things To See And Do In Parma

Parma!   You might be asking yourself, where is Parma located? This map will show you where you can find this hidden gem in Italy   This post contains affiliate links that help keep this website running. By purchasing through our links, we make a small commission at no extra charge to you. Thank you for your support!     Palazzo della Pilotta This building was originally built for the Farnese family between the years 1583 […]

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General Info, Recipes

What’s a Spritz? How It’s Made & Why Italians Love It

What’s a Spritz? A Spritz is a popular apéritif found in Italy and popular in the Spring and Summer because of its refreshing taste. It is low in alcohol, aromatic with citrus and is slightly bitter. It is easy to make and perfect for any time of day or even any occasion. The orange is an unmistakable vibrant color and easily spotted on the cafe tables when walking the streets of Italy. It is also made […]

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Lemon Ricotta Cheesecake

Lemon Ricotta Cheesecake This lemon ricotta cheesecake is so good that I make it more often than I probably should! It is very light and not too lemony (is that a word?) The lemon makes it fresh. This is a must try recipe that you won’t be disappointed. Let me know your thoughts when you do! Ingredients Crust 1 1/2 cups crushed vanilla wafers (about 45 wafers) 1/4 cup butter, melted 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest  Filling […]

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finding your ancestry documents for dual citizenship with Italy.
Dual Citizenship

Find Ancestry Documents: 2 Recommendations to Use

Find Ancestry Documents If you are interested in finding some ancestry documents, we have a recommendation for just that. She is located in Italy and you pay her for her through PayPal. She is very thorough and found many documents we needed for our dual citizenship. We have been recommending her ever since. Be specific with Raffaella on what documents you are looking to find.   Raffaella Matera   If you are looking for […]

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