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29th February – Italians invented the leap year, who knew?

Every fourth year we get an extra day for free on February 29th. And 2016 is one of those years. Which got me thinking. Why do we have leap years and who came up with the idea? Was it just … Continue reading

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Italian 101 – How to say Happy Birthday!

Need to know how to say happy birthday in Italian? You’ve come to the right place! Continue reading

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