Ftira Maltija jew Ftira Ghawdxija?

What is a ftira? So a few weeks ago I asked mum to show me how she makes her Gozitan ftira. My first one was a success – the fiance approved. My second go was last night for morning tea at work for Harmony Day. Initially when I was asked what traditional food I was going to bring, the word ‘ftira’…

Miss Malta Revamp

I have been on hiatus for quite some time, all the while I have had Miss Malta in the back of my head with a million ideas for content and wanting to get back into it again. Unfortunately, life gets in the way of my spare time. My life in a nutshell in the last 18 months? We bought a…

Discovering Nephilim

I woke up to a notification on my phone this morning from a lady named Ali Gale. Let’s just say, as I scrolled through her post, I started to realise this was something I needed to read when I had opened my eyes a little more over a strong mug of coffee! Ali had come across a post I wrote two…

Most Memorable Birthday

Blogtember Challenge 2016: Day 5: Most Memorable Birthday I couldn’t remember the last birthday I had where it was really memorable. Birthdays aren’t really big in my family, I can’t even remember the last time I had a birthday cake. However that all changed this year. This year’s birthday was the best birthday I have had so far and by far…

#goals

Blogtember Challenge 2016: Day 2: Current Goals Buy a house. What I would give to have something to call my own. Something that I come home to and it’s just… Mine. My own living area. A kitchen to call my own. I l o v e cooking. Somewhere I can have my own garden and plant herbs, strawberries and veggies. A…

Fun Facts

Blogtember Challenge 2016: Day 1: Introduce Yourself   1. My name is Charmaine. I get called Char, Charms, Chaz, Chazza, Charlie, Charmi, Chami… My pet peeve is when someone nicknames me and doesn’t know me. 2. I have curly hair. I never used to love it. I do now. I’ve learned to love my crazy, curly hair. Only when it decides to cooperate with me…