Operation: Birthday Cake for deployed military service members

If you have a deployed military service member to whom you’d like to send a gift cake Please click here and make a selection from the items below. 5% of your order will also be contributed to Bake Me A Wish!’s Operation: Birthday Cake program which, with our partner Soldiers’ Angels, donates birthday cakes each […]

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Italian Wine Gift Set

Italy is one of the most diverse wine growing regions in Europe. Take a tour through Italy’s wine regions as you sample the varietals that have become hallmarks of Italian wine. This trio includes a light and crisp Pinot Grigio from Veneto, a juicy red from Tuscany and a spicy Nero d’Avola from Sicily. Click […]

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Dean Martin & Ella Fitzgerald – PRICELESS – Will make you SMILE

Dean Martin and Ella Fitzgerald PRICELESS MOMENTS This will make you smile * These moments caught on video tape back in the day will never get old as far as I’m concerned. In this one Dean performs with Ella Fitzgerald in another PRICELESS MOMENT from The Dean Martin Show that was broadcast between 1965 and […]

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Dean Martin & The Mills Brothers – PRICELESS – Makes you Smile

Dean Martin & The Mills Brothers PRICELESS Moment Makes you Smile * If you remember the Dean Martin Show, broadcast between September 16, 1965 through April 5th, 1974, you will recall priceless moments like this one with the Mills Brothers.     Dean always said that his inspiration came from the Mills Brothers. And in […]

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Frank Granieri – Remembering the “Backhouse”

Frank Granieri  Remembering the “Backhouse” Frank’s Thoughts on Growin’ Up Italian * I, Frank Granieri remember this word. Do You? If you grew up in the 50’s in an Italian family you will remember the word “Backhouse”. Why? Because all of the Italian immigrants that came to America shared the same problem. No indoor plumbing […]

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Frank Granieri – Remember When…?

Frank Granieri Remember When…? * Frank’s Thought on Growin’ Up Italian * Now that I am older and I can look back over 50 years of adult hood and comment. I thought it would be fun to “Remember When”.     Well, back in the day a lot of things were different and in many […]

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Frank Granieri – Whatever happened to the Pepper & Egg Sandwich

Frank Granieri Pepper and Egg Sandwich Frank’s Thoughts on Growin’ Up Italian * I have had a loving relationship with pepper and egg sandwiches for all my life. When my uncle John took us fishing as kids this was the sandwich he made for us to take on the trip.     When my mother […]

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Frank Granieri – Pepper and Egg Sandwich

Frank Granieri Pepper and Egg Sandwich Frank’s Thoughts on Growin’ Up Italian * I have had a loving relationship with pepper and egg sandwiches for all my life. When my uncle John took us fishing as kids this was the sandwich he made for us to take on the trip.     When my mother […]

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Frank Granieri – What ever happened to the Pepper & Egg Sandwich…?

Frank Granieri Pepper and Egg Sandwich Frank’s Thoughts on Growin’ Up Italian * I have had a loving relationship with pepper and egg sandwiches for all my life. When my uncle John took us fishing as kids this was the sandwich he made for us to take on the trip.     When my mother […]

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Frank Granieri – Topo Gigio on The Ed Sullivan Show – Oct., 1965

Frank Granieri Growin’ Up Italian Remembers Topo Gigio Ed Sullivan Show October 10, 1965   * Topo Gigio was immensely popular in his home country and became a worldwide sensation after his recurring appearances, beginning in 1963, on The Ed Sullivan Show.  Topo Gigio was created by a troupe of Italian puppeteers, it took four people […]

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