A Gentle Look at Funeral Posters

Step back in time with a visit to a small town in Molise. On our journey to Mirabello Sannitico we encountered this notice board, a small town tradition that dates back decades, if not centuries. Pre-dating electronic communications, this is Continue reading A Gentle Look at Funeral Posters

Driving In Italy: Two Women on the Road

In the advance of the Olio Capitale fair in Trieste in March, two of us spent the week touring Italy, with hundreds of kilometers added to the car. From Rome to Campobasso, to Monticchiello (near Montepulciano in Tuscany), to Bologna, Continue reading Driving In Italy: Two Women on the Road

The Tucci Family Cookbook

Over a hundred years ago, my Tucci ancestors emigrated from Campobasso. Syracuse is the first point of residence that I remember and a branch settled in Cortland by the early 20th Century. We still think of Cortland as the home Continue reading The Tucci Family Cookbook