Nina started her career as a speech correctionist and for many years taught children with learning as well as physical disabilities. Although her initial career choice had nothing to do with food, this passion for food and cooking had been instilled in her from a very young age. Her Mom and Gran are excellent cooks in their own right and the social aspect of food has always played a large role in their home.
After raising two wonderful children out of their toddler phases, her new career path was ignited by an emergency birthday gift which has after about 3 versions become…
“My husband suggested that I started a website to make my arsenal of food knowledge available to everybody. For a complete computer novice like me, that was quite a challenge, but through trial and error I have managed to put a few websites together that I can be proud of.”
Nina Timm has become a popular household name in South Africa and apart from her passion for cooking, her heart is with people. In 2012 she received the Blogger of the Year Award from Eat In Magazine and has not looked back since. She understands what her readers want. She and her family live an unpretentious lifestyle with love in abundance and a deep rooted believe in God. With her warm and heartfelt nature she has become a loyal and trusted radio personality to RSG listeners, where she has a weekly show every Thursday Morning just after 9, featuring her own recipes or other South African Food Bloggers.
Nina has a vast knowledge of recipes and easy cooking methods that she shares with people on a daily basis whether it be in her cooking classes or shows and events doing demonstrations. She is often invited to shows, launches and other public appearances and every time Nina literally cooks her way into the hearts of those attending.
Nina’s career in the food industry took flight when she started her food website www.my-easy-cooking.com and at the moment Nina is one of South Africa’s most read food blogs and her site averages about 2 500 – 3500 page visits a day! Nina also regularly consults to companies and has done various recipe books for clients. She is a food stylist and food photographer and My Easy Cooking is a feast for the eye and will surely tantalize listeners’ and readers’ taste buds.