Here are 8 reasons why having Italian grandparents is the BEST!
1. They always take your side over your parents
If you and your parents were arguing, nonna and nonno always took your side no matter what!
2. They tell the best, most interesting stories
From growing up in Italy to their immigration stories, nonna and nonno have some great ones.
3. They have passed down traditions
It’s important to them that the traditions continue to live on.
4. They taught you Italian
You didn’t need an Italian tutor, nonna and nonno taught you all the Italian you know. Even if it is a little bit of dilect.
5. You never left their house hungry
You left 5 pounds heavier, $50 richer, and enough food to last you the week.
6. Nonna taught you how to cook
You helped make fresh pasta and cookies with nonna
7. Nonno taught you how to work in the garden
He let you plant stuff in his giardino!
8. You could do no wrong in their eyes
In nonna and nonnos eyes you and the rest of their grandchildren were angels.
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