I like odd holidays. Like Tooth Fairy Day on February 28th! Although here in Italy, we’d have to call it Tooth Topolino Day, in honor of Italy’s very own tooth mouse!
No one seems to know the origin of this holiday or even why it started. But I think probably it all began in Spain, with Pérez Mouse, who worked for the king. Back when the king sold all his baby teeth to Pérez. Read More »
“Mamma, why can’t I go out to play?” little Azzurrina pleaded, just as she did every day. “We’ve been through this before,” replied the busy mother, “Please stop asking. You know it’s for your own good.” Read More »
Happy Donald Duck Day from Italy! Yes, I know what you’re thinking — another one of those weird holiday posts! Sorry, they just seem to get the best of me! But Donald Duck Day actually commemorates something! His début on 9 June 1934 in The Wise Little Hen! Read More »