a prossimo volta

Another visit to Sicily is coming to an end. Bittersweet, as we’ll miss the weddings of dear friends, Pietro and Chiara and cousin Dario to his sweet fiancé. But… we’ll be heading back to a new home in sunny (!) Florida, saying farewell to lovely family and friends in Ohio AND picking up my Mom…

Pizza in Sicily

Tonight, T and I had the opportunity to dine at @degusto in Galati Mamertino, Sicily. Although we’ve eaten many mouthwatering meals during our stays, we’ve not had pizza better than this here. Watch as owner, Antonio Drago (@anstrijr) introduces @sergio_barone, pizza-maker extraordinaire as he demonstrates how he makes their famous bufalo pizza bufalini- enjoy!

A Very Different Kind of Christmas

What a year this has been… for the world. Hurt, loss, grief, change – I believe most have experienced at least one of these things this year. For the ever dwindling Lombardo household, change was the BIG one. Loss of a kind of life we’ve been living for more than 30 years has been the…