Spotless grandchildren

Aprons and pinafores have always existed, almost as an atavic instinct of protection from the subconscious desire to not stain oneself, a desire to remain intimately clean in a very dirty world. Being spotless is synonymous of brave, and that is how we want Nonna Betta’s grandchildren to be. Fear is a block that stops…


When a little boy is born

The pizza da beridde in Roman-Jewish cuisine What is known as “pizza ebraica” actually should be called by its real name, a more exotic and complex moniker. The name is pizza da beridde where ‘beridde’ stands to signify “pact”, and the pact it refers to is the one sealed through circumcision, the berith milà. ‘Berith’…