The time-honored traditions of wine making and olive harvest. They’re what makes Italy’s autumn so special!
A special time of warm, balmy weather and trips to the countryside for the feasts celebrating the grape harvest!
Roasted chestunuts, baked pasta, truffles, mushrooms, and wine. Ah, the bliss of Autumn in Italy!
I’m not sure how Italy’s tooth mouse got here from Spain. But there’s never yet been a tooth he couldn’t find!
A national holiday for celebrating summer vacation? Where else but Italy, the true land of slow living!
This old picture of women returning from the fields may not be of the greatest quality. But it really captures what small town southern life was once like in Italy, where the donkey reigned supreme. Even long after the first few cars started appearing, many continued to rely on the humble asino as their mainContinue reading “Old-Time Italy and the Donkey”