Idiom of the Week

This week’s idiom is “Ora Legale” or in English “Daylight Savings Time”.The English idiom of “Daylight Savings Time” emphasizes the benefit of the moving forward of the clocks to have an extra hour of daylight in the evenings. The Italian “Ora Legale” meanwhile simply translates to “legal time”.Tonight, March 9,… Continue reading

Idiom of the Week

This week’s idiom is “ne uccide più la penna che la spada”.Although an idiom, it’s better known as a proverb, which is English is “the pen is mightier than the sword”.This proverb has some variants in Italian, for example the word “language/la lingua” can replace “the pen/ la penna”. The… Continue reading

Sentieri Italiani Invites You To: "È Sempre La Solita Zuppa” – February 10, 1-4 pm

A cultural and culinary presentation on Italian soups hosted by the President of the Slow Food® movement chapter of Brittany, France, will give a brief historical, social and culinary excursus of Italian farmers’ tradition. We will also sample three different soups from three different Italian regions. Registration Registration and payment… Continue reading