Equity, Inclusion, and the SCA

Chivalry, Equity, and Inclusion Chivalry means protecting the vulnerable, refraining from wanton giving of offense, living by honor, fighting for the welfare of all, practicing fairness, and speaking the truth. Equity means fair access to the same opportunities as everyone else. Inclusion means welcoming, valuing, and including.  Chivalry = equity and inclusion. The Society for … More Equity, Inclusion, and the SCA

Italia con Gigi 2022

A small group of friends have decided to accompany me to Venice, Padua, and Ferrara in February 2022! I put together a custom, elegant, boutique experience for them based on the places I’ve discovered during the past 10 years of solo Italian travel to historical sites both on and off the beaten path. I’m not … More Italia con Gigi 2022

Caterina Sforza Gli Experimenti Workshop I

Ciao Tutti! Welcome to the first workshop I’m hosting for translating the recipes of Caterina Sforza’s Gli Experimenti. First, let’s learn who she was, what the book is, and talk about the foundations laid by other researchers who have studied her work. The Author Caterina Sforza led a controversial and dramatic life, leaving us with … More Caterina Sforza Gli Experimenti Workshop I