My relatives’ (Samuel Giordano and Debora Schisler) home in Goncalves

Samuel Giordano empties the excess water from a paper bag that protects a peach from insects and birds; copyright Keith Kenney, 2012

Samuel Giordano makes churrasco--he cooks a variety of meats over a charcoal fire; copyright Keith Kenney, 2012.

Samuel Giordano and Debora Schisler dance in the living room of their Goncalves home; copyright Keith Kenney, 2012.

My relatives’ (Samuel Giordano and Debora Schisler) neighbors in Goncalves

Copyright Susanna Melo, 2012

Copyright Susanna Melo, 2012

Copyright Keith Kenney, 2012

Goncalves, a small town in the mountains of Minas Gerais

Nossa Sra. Dores church; copyright Susanna Melo, 2012

Quick stop at the bakery; copyright Keith Kenney, 2012

Copyright Keith Kenney, 2012

Copyright Susanna Melo, 2012

Copyright Keith Kenney, 2012