Quarantine Natural Remedies – Garlic Honey (EN-IT)

Quarantine Natural Remedies: The quarantine continues and today we have decided to address some of the questions that friends and readers have asked us. We would like to be able to share some simple remedies  useful to keep in good health as well as  suggesting how to use  herbs for those of us feeling worried…

Four Thieves Vinegar-facts and legend (EN-IT)

Marseille Vinegar or Four Thieves Vinegar (EN) Once upon a time…There was the so called “Four Thieves Vinegar” (also known as Marseille Vinegar or Marseille Remedy). It is a vinegar blend infused with medicinal herbs that was believed to have the power to protect from plague. The preparation recipe has many variations, according to various…

Cypresses,  slender sentinels of Tuscan hills (dual language)

(EN) Cypresses,  slender sentinels of Tuscan hills (by Marì R.) : Lonely, like the spear of an errant knight, or  like an army of brave soldiers, cypresses grace Tuscan  landscapes. It is so common in Tuscany that I almost forgot I have a beautiful cypress in my vegetable garden (orto). Cypresses look like an integral…

Ricette , Occhi verdi e Ricordi (articolo in Italiano)

Tutto è nato da un intreccio di ricordi d’infanzia, di storie raccontate, di foto ritrovate, di donne dagli occhi verdi, di ricette tramandate. Perché è così che da sempre funziona a casa mia : abbiamo spesso fatto fatica a conservare quaderni e appunti : siamo sempre “andate a memoria”. E i ricordi, si sa, col…