I have written the intro to this post at least 20 times in my head and on the computer! and each time I end up deleting everything and abandoning the whole post!
Watching the news especially with the Black lives matter protests and everything going on in the states and around the globe makes you question a lot of things in your life: your priorities,the lengths you would go for an idea you believe in, the books you read, the company you keep, the people you follow on social media and the list goes on and on.
Qirfeh bil jooz (qirfeh is Arabic for cinnamon and jooz is walnuts) is a warm and comforting cinnamon drink topped with nuts -usually walnuts- traditionally served in colder months in Palestine and throughout the levant.
For centuries, coffee has played a central part in the Arabic culture and traditions. It is interwoven in […]
What better way to start the day than with a white, warm and creamy drink that is dusted […]
I posted this question on facebook a few days ago and I am posting it here too: Would […]
Zhorat (Z- hoo-rat) is a drink made from a blend of aromatic herbs and rose petals that is […]
Starting the year with a warm and comforting white note 🙂 White is the color many cultures use to […]
Summer is not officially here yet but the temperature in Ras Al Khaima has crossed the 40 C mark weeks ago! Add the pleasant humidity and you can understand why refreshing drinks are a top priority in this house.
Fresh fruit juice and laban ayran are always available but to keep things from becoming boring, I am always on the look out for fun smoothies, mocktails and frappe recipes.
My relationship with coffee is complicated and hard to explain!
I love the smell of coffee, love iced coffee and frappuccino but won’t go near hot coffee! Why am I writing a post about coffee then? Well that is meant to say that even if you are not a coffee person, there are so many other ways to enjoy coffee, especially good quality coffee.
Before we can get to the different ways to enjoy coffee, I thought it would be best to start with the way to make the perfect cup of coffee. Once you have made your coffee to perfection there is a world of options on how to enjoy it. One of my favorites is coming in an upcoming post
A few months ago I wrote about one of my favorite make ahead breakfast recipes. Refrigerator oatmeal in […]
It is time for the the secret recipe club reveal again 🙂 If you are not familiar with this […]
I grew up in a family where tea (شاي pronounced shai in arabic) is the official drink. It is there […]