Recipes

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 …

Saudi Oat Shorba | Ramadan Recipe

Written by: Haiya
May 27, 2017

This recipe for Saudi Oat Shorba has been sponsored by Mornflake. The recipe and opinions expressed are entirely my own. I grew up in Saudi Arabia. That means I was used to hearing the Adhaan 5 times a day, life coming to …

Chocolate Orange Basbousah | Arabic Dessert Recipe

Written by: Haiya
May 27, 2017

This recipe for Chocolate Orange Basbousah is in collaboration with Kenwood Chef Sense XL and Hershey’s.  Ramadan Kareem everyone! We are blessed enough to be witnessing Ramadan for yet another year. Ramadan is a month for fasting, humility, self-reflection, worship, and also …

Pink Lemonade and Summer in Dubai

Written by: Haiya
May 16, 2017

Every time I feel like the subsequent month will allow me a break, I am wrong. I don’t know what it is about Dubai, but life is just non-stop here. Luckily, I managed to run off for 10 days, and recuperate at my …

Oat Apple Crumble | Recipe

Written by: Haiya
April 11, 2017

I love oats, not just for breakfast, but also in desserts. I’m one of those people who is not disappointed to find a “chocolate chip” cookie is actually an oat-and-raisin. Oat Apple Crumble is, in fact, one of my favorite go-to recipes. …

Tuna Tataki and Mango Salad

Written by: Haiya
March 23, 2017

Everybody knows how cray cray I am about Asian food, and that Japanese is one of my favorite Asian cuisines to stuff my face with. What a lot of you might not know is that I’m a sucker for Tuna Tataki. So …

Falafel in the De’Longhi MultiFry

Written by: Haiya
March 6, 2017

What is up with the weather in Dubai these days? No, I’m definitely not complaining; the grey-ish skies are a sought after treat in the Middle East, but the winds have been absolutely crazy lately! Also, I think the lack of sun …