Blog archives for July, 2011

Archive for July, 2011

Italian Study in Italy

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Learning another language is never easy. Well, I can’t really talk from vast experience. I once spent two months studying Spanish in Mexico when I was in my twenties but that never got me to any real level of fluency. It did allow me to get around reasonably well and I’m still surprised that I can […]

Roasted Whole Fish

Monday, July 18th, 2011

Continuing with the them of Cucina Pigra (lazy cooking) I have another outstanding recipe for those of you who, like me, would like to eat something delicious without spending much time on the preparation. For fish there are at least a couple of options. You can get a fish steak of some sort and grill […]

The Italian Referendum

Tuesday, July 5th, 2011

A lot of the states in the U.S. have referendum process. In California, where I live, it is an oft abused process but I’m not sure how it works in the other states. Here it seems to be most often a cynical way for monied interests (is this a surprise ?) to get some advantage […]