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by Holly
Thu Dec 25, 2008 10:50 am
Forum: Christmas Thoughts
Topic: Today's December 25!
Replies: 7
Views: 8269

Today's December 25!

MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE! :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Holly
Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:44 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Members Birthday
Replies: 14
Views: 18511

Re: Members Birthday

Mine is November
by Holly
Fri Dec 05, 2008 5:41 pm
Forum: Christmas Thoughts
Topic: The Christmas Witch
Replies: 2
Views: 2123

Re: The Christmas Witch

Perhaps you are thinking of La Befana? She is sort of like a witch and kids in Italy say she rides on her broomstick, delivering toys to all children in case they are Baby Jesus.
by Holly
Sat Nov 01, 2008 12:42 pm
Forum: Christmas Thoughts
Topic: Christmas Eve Traditions?
Replies: 8
Views: 4779

Re: Christmas Eve Traditions?

I don't have to many memories of my very first Christmases in Delaware. We moved to Italy when I was nine. At first we kept the American traditions like Santa, Rudolph, etc., but after a while they kind of faded. On La Vigilia di Natale (christmas eve) we put our shoes out for La Befana, (almost lik...
by Holly
Sat Nov 01, 2008 12:33 pm
Forum: Holiday Recipes
Topic: Zucchine Agrodolce
Replies: 1
Views: 3747

Zucchine Agrodolce

We always brought these to our school teachers, great at Christmas dinner! "ZUCCHINE AGRODOLCE" (Sweet and Sour Zucchini) 3 tbls. olive oil 4 med. zucchini, thinly sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 1 tbl. vinegar ¼ cup water Salt and pepper 3 tbls. pine nuts In a large skillet, heat oil and sauté garl...
by Holly
Sat Nov 01, 2008 12:31 pm
Forum: Holiday Recipes
Topic: Spumetti (Choclate Hazelnut Merangues)
Replies: 1
Views: 3870

Spumetti (Choclate Hazelnut Merangues)

I moved to Italy when I was nine, and this was one of the first things i learned to make. Delicious! Spumetti 1 lb. hazelnut meats, coarsely chopped 1 lb. confectioner's sugar 1 oz. cocoa (2tbls.) 2 tsps. cinnamon 5-6 egg whites Preheat oven to 325 F. Cut baking pan liner paper or brown paper to fit...
by Holly
Sat Nov 01, 2008 12:19 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Merry Christmas!
Replies: 1
Views: 2066

Merry Christmas!

Hello, I'm "Holly" and my favorite holiday is Christmas! This is my first time I'm hosting Thanksgiving since getting back to the states, so if you have any tips I would love to understand what this is all about! Also, I am on the lookout for baby names. I wanted something to do with Christmas, wint...