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Older men in Rome.
Under a Black Flag We Shall Sail!I read a statistic that said 95 of Italian men had never operated a washing machine, and I was like, wow, that is intense.Also, Italian women usually keep their maiden names, at least legally, and the kids take their fathers last name.There actually arent that many Italian mens names that work well in English, but Luca is a sweet, add receipt to woolworths rewards easy name.Youll get pesto in Liguria, steak in Tuscany, polenta in the north, marzipan from Sicily.The Villa Borghese gardens.And now that Ive lived in Italy for more than 10 years, Im like, flip flops arent shoes!On public school: Our kids go to public school in Rome.Heres what you can expect: Casino fun and winning that pirates booty.On having babies: Sabinas due date was Ferragosto, a holiday on August 15th the day when Catholics believe Mary was received into heaven and the biggest holiday in Italy after Christmas.
On mamas boys: One thing thats tricky as a parent is that gender roles feel much stricter here.
When Sabina was a baby, one of the first times I pushed her in the stroller I walked past two soldiers very seriously standing at attention guarding some important embassy, and one of the soldiers glanced at her and gasped in a high-pitched voice,.
It was so good, tears sprung from my eyes.Trevi Fountain photo by Ashlee Moyo.That illustrates the crux of where Italy is right now so many people who live here are from elsewhere, and Italy is struggling with a national identity about how you can be Italian and have other influences, as well.Artichoke photo by Vicky Wasik for Serious Eats.We rely on advertising to help fund our award-winning journalism.
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