Category: Recipes


Strawberries & Cream Cake

It’s strawberry season! And you know what I do after picking some delicious strawberries? I make cake! This is the perfect addition to any summer get together or just because. Who needs an occasion for a good cake, right? You’ll need… cake: 8” round spring form cake pan parchment paper 2 cups flour 1 cup sugar 1 cup milk 1 pint heavy whipping cream … Read More Strawberries & Cream Cake


War-bat • وربات

I get my love for sweets from my mom, and for good reason. She is an amazing baker (and chef), and always has some kind of dessert in the kitchen for us to enjoy with our cup of tea. She is especially known for her warbat. Anyone who’s ever tried them knows how irresistible those qishta filled, flaky triangles are! The recipe is quite … Read More War-bat • وربات


Okra • Bam-yah • بامية

Isn’t it funny how traditional foods your mom made as a kid didn’t appeal to you much but now that you’ve grown, moved away and have a house and family of your own, you long for those delicious homemade dishes? Well, that is the story of my life! Today I am going to share with you my mama’s okra recipe. Okra is commonly made … Read More Okra • Bam-yah • بامية