Baba Ganoush

I have to make a confession. I don’t like hummus. I know big shock, how can I hate that creamy chickpea spread which seems to be ever popular wherever I look. It doesn’t make sense honestly, I grew up with fresh hummus my mother would make on a fairly regular […]

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Shakshouka

Welcome to 2017! I hope everyone had a great New Years celebration. Unfortunately I ended up with a cold and was in bed the whole day with a migraine. I only realized that the new year had begun when fireworks woke me up. Not exactly the greatest way to celebrate […]

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Eat Your Purples

The saying may be “eat your greens”, but seriously what about all the other colours? I say go crazy and arrange a rainbow on your plate. I decided to add as many purple vegetable I could find to make a warm salad. Served with some wild rice and a spicy […]

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Persian Love (cup)Cakes

Persian Love (cup)Cakes Valentine’s day is tomorrow. Yet another day for consumers to buy sub-par boxes of chocolates and expensive roses in the name of love. So maybe I am a bit cynical when it comes to this “holiday”, but seriously why must we have a specific day to celebrate […]

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