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December 9, 2012

Ciao Amici–

Grazie mille for all your wonderful comments/answers to the Who Inspired Your Love for Italy question.

I’ve loved reading each of them–from beautiful stories of nonnas, parents to teachers, children, friends, chefs, neighbors, Dante!–what amazing paths bring Italy into our lives!

My husband drew names from a pasta bowl today…Allora…Drumroll…

Here are the Book and Dream of Italy subscription winners:

Trena Johnson = 100 Places in Italy Every Woman Should Go,
by Susan Van Allen

Margery Holdsworth = How to Eat in Italy…if Chicken Parm is Your Favorite Italian Dish, by Carol Coviello-Malzone

Christine Reinhardt = Italy: Instructions for Use, by Nan McElroy

Angie DeRosier = True Vines, by Diana Strinati Baur

Rosemarie Shirk = At Least You’re in Tuscany, by Jennifer Criswell

Who Stole My Basil bloggers = Dream of Italy subscription,
Kathy McCabe=Editor and Publisher

AUGURI to all!

Winners, please send your address to so we can mail you your prizes.

2 Comments leave one →
  1. December 17, 2012 1:17 pm

    Congratulations to all the winners and a special one to Angie DeRosier, I hope you enjoy True Vines ❤

  2. December 10, 2012 5:24 pm

    Congrats to all! I so enjoyed reading the entries and learning about so many of the readers and their families, moments of inspiration, and tales from the past. Very inspirational!

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