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DIY PEAT POT MINI BUCKETS!!

DIY Halloween Bucket 






Do you happen to have any of these? 








Well with a little paint, a couple jewels and a pipe cleaner....








You can have yourself a fun Halloween bucket.  Super simple.  Super easy.  And the perfect size to fill with just enough candy!



CALCIO STORICO FROM ITALY!!

COSTUMED WITH A MEDIEVAL AIR

    A sport for all times, the Calcio Storico or traditional football played in costume, in Florence, Italy, dates back to the 15th century. Woven with Italian brain, brawn and passion, the Calcio Storico was played by the aristocratic young noble men in front of the Basilica of Santa Croce and some times in the areas of Via Il Prato, Piazza della Signoria or Piazza Santa Maria Novella in celebration of the Feast of St. John. Held every year on June 24th, the awesome pageant of the Calcio Storico takes you to its ancient origins where ‘calcio in costume’ or ‘costume football’ was played for over 500 years.






    With traditional districts to identify each of the four teams, the Calcio Storico, ‘calcio livrea’ or ‘football in livery’, colors the spirited pageant with the teams dressed in different colors, blue for St. Croce, red for St. Maria Novella, white for St. Spirito and green for St. Giovanni. Stimulating and involving body, mind and soul, the bloody a…