From her fresh new cookbook Donna Hay: Basics to Brilliance and in this 8-part series Donna Hay will show viewers how to create exciting tasty and creative variations from simple basic recipes that every home cook should learn and know. With three detailed recipes and montages of inspirational variations each episode is jam-packed full of tasty treats and mouth-watering menus. Tips and tricks along the way will give viewers handy hints that they'll always be able to rely on. In between recipes we'll also get know a little more about Donna with short segments showing viewers what Donna gets up to when she's not in the kitchen from photo shoots for her books and magazines to relaxing on the beach with her kids. We'll get to understand some of Donna's ethos about life, food and everything in between. Donna Hay: Basics to Brilliance will be an inspirational journey for new viewers and current fans, in more ways than one.