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2021 Year In Review… Looking Forward To 2022

At this time of year, I ask myself “What is one lesson you learned (or relearned) this year?” My lesson learned and relearned is that hope is not a strategy and that we must expect the unexpected by being prepared.   With all the uncertainty surrounding COVID, 2021 was no ordinary year for Maria’s Italian Kitchen […]

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An Italian Bowl of Luck

How about a bowl of luck? Eat lentils on New Years Eve 2021! My mother Maria would tell us to eat lentils on New Years Eve. Why you ask? The answer is very simple, because her mother Luisa said that it is an Italian tradition in Naples. Just as Food and Love is the same […]

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