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Color My Plate

We’re into a cold March in Chicago now and between dressing warm layers, the shades of grey skies and dirty snow, we’re craving a pop of color on our plates (at least). If we can’t find color in nature, outside, for the time being, we’re finding the eye candy we need in layers of exciting […]

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Venerdì Santo Meet Passover

As often happens at our house, Italian Catholic traditions and Jewish traditions intersect. This year we are having a Good Friday (in Italian “Venerdi Santo”) and Passover overlap on April 3, 2015. Liberating ourselves from the slavery of the traditional Passover meal, we are this year attempting to connect Italian Catholic/Jewish holiday traditions and see where […]

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