Tag: maltese culture

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…

A Taste of Nostalgia

Nostalgia; the feeling of desire to return in thought or to a former time in one’s life, to one’s home or homeland, or to one’s family and friends; a sentimental yearning for the happiness of a former place or time. The feeling of nostalgia I think best describes why I have such a strong passion for my heritage, my unconditional love for…

MAYC in 2016

Originally posted on MAYCNSW:
It’s been a while since MAYC has met to talk about what plans are next. We wanted to let you all know why we have been missing in action the past several months. As you can all appreciate, like you guys, we are all passionate about our heritage but we also have busy lives outside of giving…

My Secret Recipe

Because I was in Malta for Easter this year, I missed out on making my figolli. Figolli are a traditional Maltese sweet made at Easter time. It’s kind of like a giant cookie, with almond filling and colourful icing on top and in the shape of… Well, anything really. You can have Easter eggs, bunny rabbits, the Maltese cross, even a…