Kashmiri Chai a.k.a Pink Tea

Written by: Haiya
January 7, 2018

Kashmiri Chai a.k.a Pink Tea is one of the tea world’s best kept secrets and an absolute science to get right. I mean, REALLY, it’s almost as if every attempt and every batch is a gamble. After making dozens and dozens of …

Festive Sparkling Cranberry Drink

Written by: Haiya
December 3, 2017

It doesn’t matter if it never truly gets COLD cold in the Middle East, I still insist on making December the coziest month of the year, with warm red tones dominating my home, and adorning my dinner table. Because I’m forcing the winter …

Lemongrass Green Iced Tea

Written by: Haiya
October 22, 2017

This recipe for Lemongrass Green Iced Tea was sponsored by Monviso. The recipe and opinions within this post are entirely my own. Wastage really bothers me. Every time I make Thai food, I use copious amounts of lemongrass hate throwing away the …

Lemongrass Tofu Salad | Recipe.

Written by: Haiya
September 25, 2017

Every once in a while, I try a recipe that literally makes me want to  break into dance and then make carpet angels on the floor. You know that feeling when you like like you just NEED to stream Uptown Funk, turn …

Double Chocolate Tahini Brownies

Written by: Haiya
September 24, 2017

You guys, we need to talk about these Double Chocolate Tahini Brownies. I love brownies. Love, love, love. They’re super easy to make, and not only do they satiate my untimely chocolate come dessert cravings, but they also take me back to …

Best Red Velvet Cupcakes Ever | Recipe

Written by: Haiya
June 18, 2017

Red Velvet cupcakes. Never in a million years could I have imagined myself in a frilly apron, piping frosting on cupcakes. That just isn’t me. However, when I was going through the Hershey’s Arabia Ramadan Recipes, I stumbled upon one for red …

Spanakopita with an Arab touch

Written by: Haiya
June 14, 2017

This recipe for Spanakopita is sponsored by Emborg. The recipe and all the opinions within the post are my own.  Greek Spanakopita is something I’ve always wanted to make at home. I love working with phyllo sheets, and am a fool in …

Tahini Deviled Eggs

Written by: Haiya
June 7, 2017

I’m not crazy about Deviled Eggs. I am however, crazy about hommus, and that’s what gave birth to these Tahini Deviled Eggs- well, sort of. You see, I am also crazy about buying everything in Crate & Barrel, so of course I …