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The lockdown and what to do instead
Settimana Santa – The Holy Week in the Valle d’Itria
The Holy Week is the week from Palm Sunday to Easter. It is packed with age-old rituals, customs and processions, some of which are the same for Catholics all over the world, and some of which are specific for this region. I would like to describe just a few of the customs of the Valle... Continue Reading →
Autumn at the trullo
Autumn is my favorite season at the trullo: the warm colours, the cold weather, the comfort of staying nice and warm and dry while looking through the window into a stormy outside world, not to forget the fact that most outdoors work is done for the moment, not to forget the culinary point of view.
Lavender – Wands and all
With lots of lavender blossoming the question is: What to do with it? I decided to try to make lavender wands this year; they are less messy than lavender bundles and much more decorative. Take a bundle of an uneven number of lavender stalks. Tie them together with a ribbon. Fold the stems back over... Continue Reading →