September 19, 2015
September 8, 2015

Between what’s been going on at home and all the upheaval in Europe, it has made for an exhausting week. I am tired; my body, my mind, my soul, my…

Read the PostFermented Turnip Pickles

September 1, 2015

I’m kind of enjoying these unexpected breaks I keep taking. I don’t mean to disappear but it’s been really hectic at home with back to school/college, work and keeping up…

Read the PostPeach Tart

August 12, 2015

Having taken an unexpected 15 days off from blogging, you would think I’d have an excuse or even a good reason to have neglected my little space…I don’t.  I’m not…

Read the PostSquash Blossom Tart

July 28, 2015

These last two weeks have been unexpectedly carefree and relaxing. I took a day off from work for Eid ul Fitr and two of my classes got cancelled because people…

Read the PostStone Fruit Pavlova

July 21, 2015
July 14, 2015

The relentless sound echoes through the darkness; deafening, reverberating and incomprehensible. My eyes awaken, breaking the chains of sleep, it is only my phone alarm. 2:00 am, with muddy eyes…

Read the PostChicken and Spinach Curry

July 7, 2015

We’re over half way through Ramadan now and the tiredness and a bit of weakness is setting in. The hot days make for a tough fast, and it’s been hot…

Read the PostCherry Cardamom Ice Cream

June 29, 2015

Well, we’re in the second week of Ramadan and the fasts are going well. They are long and it’s been really hot here in Denver but we’re managing. The air…

Read the PostKale and Meatball Soup

June 21, 2015