150 years of Unification Happy Birthday Italy!

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Today is a national holiday in Italy – this year only – because it marks the anniversary of 150 years of Italy being a united country.
Schools and businesses are closed and we are enjoying a day off from the daily grind.
To celebrate with my boys to day, I am putting the Italian flag on the table. Continue reading 150 years of Unification Happy Birthday Italy!

Barbajada

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Barbajada [bar - bah - ya - da]

That’s not a word you see every day. It actually isn’t even a real word, it is a person’s surname that has been transformed into the name of a rich, chocolaty, coffee flavoured drink. Continue reading Barbajada