“La Buca L’ E’…

La buca l’è minga straca se la sa nò de vaca. (La bocca non è stanca se non sa di latte di mucca). The mouth doesn’t get tired until it tastes of cow cheese. (We should always finish a meal with a piece of cheese). Italian proverb from my hometown Milan

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” Su ‘estire a geniu…

“Su ‘estire a geniu ‘e tottus, su mandigu a geniu meu”. “Il vestito come piace agli altri, il cibo come piace a me”. “The dress to please the others, the food to please myself”. Italian Proverb from Sardinia region Photo by Ale Gambini – BreadLoveAndDreams.com

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“Bone so’ li…

“Bone so’ li ffiche e pure li cerase, ma trist’a quera panza ca pane nun ge trase” (Buoni i fichi, buone le ciliegie, ma triste quella pancia ove non entra il pane). “Figs are good, cherries are good, but sad is the belly where the bread doesn’t enter”. Italian proverb from Basilicata region Photo by […]

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