The Food of Malta

If you’ve never tried the food of Malta before then you don’t know what you’re missing! This tiny island in the Mediterranean is a treasure-trove of culinary treats, both sweet and savoury. Where Does Malta’s Cuisine Come From? Maltese cuisine is influenced by the Arabs, Italians, French and Spanish, giving rise to a variety of … Read more

Simple Casserole Recipes

Casseroles can be made from whatever you like; meat, poultry, fish, or vegetables. All are delicious. Here are some simple casserole recipes for you to try. Imagine a hot, steaming bowl of stew or casserole on a cold day – tender meat and vegetables in a thick gravy. It’s the ultimate comfort food. There is … Read more

Best Homemade Cheesecake Recipes

Who can resist a cheesecake? A buttery, crunchy base and dense, creamy filling topped with tangy fruit. Here are some of the best homemade cheesecake recipes for you to try. Cheesecake has been around a lot longer than you might think; it actually originated in ancient Greece, on the island of Samos. However, it bore … Read more

How to Make Yummy Desserts

A dessert is the best way to finish off a meal; some don’t need cooking. Others can be made in advance and chilled. Here I will show you how to make yummy desserts. Our modern-day practice of serving a savoury main course followed by a sweet course is relatively new in our culinary history. Until … Read more

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Soup is eaten all over the world – and we love it. It’s filling, nutritious and tasty. Try these easy homemade soup recipes for yourself. Soup is not a recent invention; Studies have shown that it first originated over 25,000 years ago. Neanderthal man used a pot over an open fire to boil up bones … Read more

Easy Unique Breakfast Ideas

Breakfast is said to be the most important meal of the day. But what can you eat instead of toast or cereal? Try these easy, unique breakfast ideas and kick-start your day. For as long as I can remember, I’ve been told that ‘breakfast is the most important meal of the day.’ My mum wouldn’t … Read more

Easy Italian Food Recipes

Italian food is more than just a bowl of pasta. There’s so much more to it. Here are some easy Italian food recipes to bring some Mediterranean sunshine into your kitchen. The food of Italy is some of the finest in the world. Imagine really fresh fish, caught and cooked on the same day, fresh ripe … Read more

Learning How to Cook for Beginners

  This post is all about learning how to cook for beginners. Cook from scratch instead of phoning for a takeaway! It’s not as hard as you think. Let’s be honest, who wants to spend an hour in the kitchen cooking a meal from scratch when they’ve just had a hard day at work, and … Read more

What To Eat on a Vegetarian Diet

You might be wondering what to eat on a vegetarian diet. Vegetarian food is colourful, tasty, and healthy; these recipes are so tasty you won’t miss the meat. If you’re still going to eat eggs and dairy then it’s easy to adapt your favourite dishes to vegetarian recipes. But even if you’ve given up dairy … Read more

What is a Healthy Vegetarian Diet?

More people than ever are turning to vegetarian food. There are many reasons for this but health is one of them. But what is a healthy vegetarian diet? Meat is no longer the natural food it once was, it’s tainted with antibiotics, intensively reared and for many people that’s enough to make them give up … Read more