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Color codes

This week as I was looking at the images in the Temples of Humankind, I was struck by the colors in the clothes, objects, jewelry and food of the peoples of the world. 843 altre parole


The year of the Fire Rooster

Another year has come to completion in the Asian lunar zodiac as well, and on the new moon of January 28, 2017, we passed from the year of the… 638 altre parole


LEARN #16 - Week 131 of PhD

A new year just started.. and how did I grow in 366 days? Well, apparently I have grown a whole new organ, and you have too (or so they wrongly say) 1.111 altre parole

PhD Life

La Befana the Good Witch & the Epiphany©

The Epiphany is the Roman Catholic day dedicated to the birth of Jesus Christ and is celebrated on January 6.  In Italy, and Italian American Neighborhoods, the Epiphany officially marks the end of the Christmas Season. 1.088 altre parole

Kitchen Wisdom Gluten Free

A year of being the Befana

Best wishes to everyone on the day of the Epiphany (La Befana)! I have been playing the role of the Befana (fully in the role and no longer an apprentice) for a year now. 774 altre parole


Buona Befana A Tutti!

Gearing up for the end of the winter holidays, everyone makes numerous resolutions, including me. One of mine is to write more copy on this blog. 288 altre parole


Celebrating La Befana

Growing up, we celebrated the feast of the Epiphany with a special meal and treats. While my brothers and I attached more significance to Christmas Day, my mother considered January 6th to be the Italian Christmas. 49 altre parole

Joanne Guidoccio