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Down memory lane

This last month has been truly a nostalgic trip down memory lane. It started with the numerous photos of the past which my uncle courteously sent electronically. That time when riding a bicycle was a super exciting thing to do, when Christmas presents were anxiously awaited, when my father’s hair was nearly all there, when […]


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Broad bean dip

Since we just went through the season of broad beans our freezers are stored with the surplus. This green bean appears in many Maltese dishes and is a popular ingredient in Maltese households. The common recipes include ful bit-tewm which is a stew of broad beans with garlic and vegetables with many variations; kosksu soup made from […]

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Green legumes

Broad beans are healthy, low in calories, and in abundance at the moment. At our home, we invest in seasonal ingredients. Therefore, at this time of year, we usually end up with a broad bean overdose – an overdose of protein and carbohydrates, vitamins A, B1 and B2. Broad beans can be cooked in a […]

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