Tomato Sauce In The Making: The Beauty of Family & Tradition

Below is a glimpse into my family, home, and a tradition that spans three generations. The process is lengthy, laborious, intense, and yet ever so gratifying. What may seem like child’s play requires hours of preparation, dedication, and years of knowledge and mastery. A day filled with sunshine, smiles and a little sweat led to what seemed like endless hours of laughter and happiness. These photos are a glimpse into a fraction of time in the entirety of my grandparents’ lives. Lives that are teeming with stories of adversity, heartache and sadness, but most of all a love for family and the opportunity to create a better life in America.

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