Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am Italian (calabrian)

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 1,003 People

    I'm Only Half Italian!!!

    i am only half italian...my other half is egyptain...i am not calabrian but on my italian side i and 3/4's nablidan and 1/4 sicilian...out of both my nationalities, i have picked up the "italian lifestyle" as well as traditions. Growing up i have been exposed to this...
    illburdistraction illburdistraction 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 1, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Italian And Greek

    I am actually (and correct me if im wrong on the spelling) celebrese and Brutese Italian..and Greek...My mother is Italian and my father is Greek..I wish to learn more bout my heretiges but i come from a broken family and have pretty much raised myself..i live with my aunt and...
    GreekItalianQT GreekItalianQT 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Love Being Italian

     My family is from Calabria and Napoli, the more southern part of italy. I am very proud of my heritage and have been raised to incorporate numerous italian traditions, language, and "ways of life" into my everyday American lifestyle. This is actualy extremely difficult to...
    BEXX07 BEXX07 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 4, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Paternal Heritage

    My dad was 15 when he left Italy, and travelled on a ship to Australia.  He turned 16 and was not with his family. He arrived here, and stayed with an Australian family, who taught him to speak English. His family arrive some years later. He is and was a hard working man...
    rya rya 46-50 1 Response Sep 13, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Italian And Proud. Or Is That " Italian American "? Lol

    My grandfather and Mother came from Venice, My grandfather was one of the last peddlers in Mississippi. He was 98 when he died. He was 16 when he came from Venice, the ship he came here on was sunk 3 months after he arrived in the USA, by a U boat. I have all his papers here...
    romantch65 romantch65 56-60, M Jul 11, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My great-grandmother migrated from the

    farm/village life of Southern Italy to the city/suburb life in New York through Ellis Island in 1922. She didn't know a word of English, only broken Italian. She made it through to New York by claiming she forgot her glasses--luckily there was a bilingual young man nearby to...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Mother Is Italian-american (of Calabrese Descent)

    My mother's grandparents emigrated to the United States from Calabria in the early twentieth century. Her maternal grandfather was sent on a boat as small child to the US without being accompanied by parents, and we unfortunately don't know much about his history. My mother...
    lauren71 lauren71 41-45, F Mar 19, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Bottom Of The Boot

    I am a little more than 25% Italian!!!But I look very It. my father is 1/2 and my grandmother on my fathers side came here right before she had him.I've been to Italy a few times and I loved it. It food esp. Southern It. cusine is awesome..It's so varied and romantic....I...
    TruthHurtsDontIt TruthHurtsDontIt 22-25 1 Response Sep 28, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I'll Make You a Drink You Can't Refuse

    my father is scotch and my mom italian........
    Tumblindice Tumblindice 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 5, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    My mother is Native American and my father is French, Irish, and Italian.
    reaperthejack reaperthejack 13-15, M 59 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    there's been very little Italian I don't enjoy...and over the years some things I've tried again and learned to like...good crusty Italian bread with chicken scallopini would be...
    701TeaseMe 701TeaseMe 31-35, F 6 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Italian food is the best, if I could have a really good Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo every day for the rest of my life I'd never get tired of it, and would even miss it if I didn't...
    anon8369 anon8369 31-35, M 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Half Puerto Rican half Italian baby ;-)
    Scorpiobabyy95 Scorpiobabyy95 18-21, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love to go out to a small Italian restaurant near my house. they have amazing food and aren't busy as much so if I want Italian but not wait a long time for the food I can go...
    x330x x330x 18-21, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Pizza and pasta. Yum. Tonight it's pizza. Yay. I love to add extra onions and red pepper flakes. Eat it hot or don't eat it.
    SocialHermit SocialHermit 41-45, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    yum! some good stuff! lasagna, stuffed artichokes, pastas, all that good stuff!
    morganza504 morganza504 36-40 21 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mine was not a goodbye but a very brief arrivederci. Reading about how scores of illegal immigrants are being MURDERED by criminal smugglers by hiding them in lorries or inside...
    LorenzoITALIA LorenzoITALIA 46-50, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    im 50% Italian.... my mom is from Naples Italy... I've been there countless amount of times i currently... live in hollywood,California...
    ZaneKingly ZaneKingly 16-17, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    pizza,pasta,Italian subs Oh my! love Italian but it will give me heartburn from time to time
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's been over twenty-four years since dad passed away, of abdominal cancer, and I still miss him keenly, so keenly. He was an amazing man - born in 1922, left school at fourteen...
    Mark621 Mark621 51-55, M 6 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    mama mia!!! i am an italian Princess!
    morganza504 morganza504 36-40 Aug 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Middle aged, mean *** italian man who was my gym teacher. His name was Mr.G. He looked like he had a rotten smell lingering underneath his nose constantly and he was always...
    DeathSaw DeathSaw 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    He is such a jerk he had the nerve to get pissed off at me because ,I said to him Italians do not throw their children out of the house like your mother did to you and some of...
    pink26 pink26 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'd sure love a nice juicy steak, new York ***** or filet minion! I suffer with anemia, so I have to eat meat, esp. red meat. if my iron is low, I turn pale n my skin gets a...
    morganza504 morganza504 36-40 Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    1. What is your middle name? - I have two Chinese middle names, Mei-Ling 2. How old are you? - 38 3. When is your birthday? - August 7 4. What is your zodiac sign? - Leo 5...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    That time again when you try to figure out how much longer you wait to harvest, wanting the sugar level in the grapes to go up a little more but also knowing the birds and animals...
    river52 river52 61-65, M 3 Responses Aug 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I hate graffiti. . . .In fact, I hate most Italian food.
    woodyinya woodyinya 56-60, M Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My name is Ianna. I'm not too sure what quite it is. It could be Italian. It could be Indian. Idk.
    SenpaizKohai SenpaizKohai 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    yes ma'am! especially since I married a family connected to the New Orleans mob! gotta love Gambino's Bakery!!! divorced now....lol
    morganza504 morganza504 36-40 1 Response Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Genealogy is one of my favorite hobbies. I was lucky enough to have been born in a place where the records are well kept. Very few documents were lost in fires or war, like it is...
    DA68 DA68 46-50, M 2 Responses Aug 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "I Need to Find Someone Like Me", that's quite a dream isn't it? When I turned 20 I had a life altering revelation. I finally knew who I was and what I wanted in life. And now...
    elsamuel elsamuel 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 15

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I actually don't shave my pubes, I pluck them. I've had Brazilian waxes a couple times but there's always been a few stragglers left behind so I've gone in and plucked them. Then I...
    Debneedshelp Debneedshelp 56-60, F 4 Responses Aug 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    my skype id engineer.ali39
    alifalah alifalah 31-35, M Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There is nothing nicer than being presented with a beautiful meal & a smile. Pour the wine please. My favourite foodie was an Italian chef. The passion, the talent, oh god the...
    BreakingBored BreakingBored 41-45, F 4 Responses Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Italian princess who wears the crown
    morganza504 morganza504 36-40 Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's the peak of Perseid meteor shower, August 12-13 with 50-100+ meteors per hour expected. The best view is midnight to morning hours, wont be problem for insomnia lol. It's...
    Sonoluminescence Sonoluminescence 70+ 2 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ITALIAN HONEYMOON After returning from his honeymoon in Florida with his new bride, Virginia, Luigi stopped by his old barbershop in Jersey to say hello to his friends. Giovanni...
    Rusham Rusham 66-70, M 2 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I also bought these leather heels, to go with my red leather pants:)...."Vertigo red calfskin leather pump with point and back nickel, very high 6inch spiked heel and genuine...
    JennyTom JennyTom 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am getting these boots I shopped online:) I LOVE them:)...."Classical thigh high boot made with hight quality camel calfskin, zip hider, 100mm spiked heel and softest silver...
    JennyTom JennyTom 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Especially British, Australian, and Italian. I find them mesmerizing.
    Thethinkeracrossthewater Thethinkeracrossthewater 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Gianna is Italian for Janis. My Mom's name. She passed away in January
    GiannaFlorence GiannaFlorence 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    OK I have two friends only one in Italy the other takes me shopping every week few days ago I borrowed money from my friend in Italy for my reborn I was getting it at a cheaper...
    Jbj1 Jbj1 31-35, F Aug 10