Hi. Today should’ve been a holiday – not sure why it wasn’t. Today is my birthday!!!!! So grateful, Alhamdulilah for my family, my friends, and everyone who helped to make it such a great day. The real celebration is this weekend though – a combined birthday brunch hosted by me and my close friend.
During Ramadan, the holy month of fasting for Muslims, my family is constantly invited to break our fast at sunset time in the company of other families. When you’re brown, these dinners, aka “brown parties”, happen all year round, even during Ramadan. During these lil parties, its courteous to bring the host some kind of… Continue reading Classic Cinnamon Buns
I visited Italy last summer with my family for 2 weeks. We started up in Milan, and actually rented a car, driving all the way down to the coast, Cinque Terre (literally looks like all the pictures you see on tumblr and everywhere else), and then up to various other cities including Rome, Florence, and… Continue reading Coffee Panna Cotta
No matter where and when I eat breakfast, eggs always just happen to be a part of it. If I’m eating oatmeal, I’ll always make a side of scrambled eggs. If I’m eating a fruit and yogurt bowl, side of scrambled eggs, usually sauteed with some kind of vegetable. Always.
Welcome. To a blog filled with recipes that range from healthy, such as this, or to indulgent and savory, which I slowly hope to add soon. This is my space to show the world my kitchen and everything that happens in it, and overall my life (food being a major part of it ofc). Maybe… Continue reading Healthy Whole Wheat Banana Bread