Cucino Italiano – Pistacchio crusted Lamb cutlets and fanned potatoes

As part of my New Years Resolution I am ramping up my Italian and trying my best to develop my skills to a more advanced level in preparation for the infamous C1 CILS Italian exam I plan to take in December. Luckily, I have been given lots of Italian themed gifts for Christmas which will help me along this journey. One such gift is a … Continue reading Cucino Italiano – Pistacchio crusted Lamb cutlets and fanned potatoes

#Clear the List – Language Goals December 2017

Merry Christmas Everyone! The Festive season is here and I am very excited to unwrap my presents and stuff my face. I am definitely going to have grief bacon in January (read my Lost in Translation Review to get that little German joke). For those who don’t already know, #Clearthelist is a language learning community that brings together fellow language learners by sharing their monthly goals; hosted … Continue reading #Clear the List – Language Goals December 2017

Talk Dirty Italian by Alexis Munier & Emmanuel Tichello

After reviewing my copy of Speak Italian last week, I couldn’t resist dusting off another Italian treasure from my little language learning library. This time I have chosen something a little different……  Talk Dirty Italian When you are learning a new language there are always piles of different textbooks to explain all different types of grammar, syntax and vocabulary but the one thing they rarely … Continue reading Talk Dirty Italian by Alexis Munier & Emmanuel Tichello

Speak Italian by Bruno Murani

Hi everyone! I am back again with another book review for you. I have dusted off my bookshelf and pulled another volume to tell you all about. Hopefully convincing you to add to your own collection (or wish list at least). As always, no star ratings here, just my honest thoughts about why I chose the book and why I find it so interesting. This … Continue reading Speak Italian by Bruno Murani