To My Baby Z, As You Turn A Year Old

Dear Zakariya, Can you believe you are one whole year old today? I can’t. It feels like just yesterday your abbu and I brought you home from the hospital; absolutely clueless about this journey we embarked on as new parents. Do you remember our car ride home from the hospital? Your abbu drove, as I…

‘Rong Moyla’ – My Thoughts on Colorism

  I was going through my childhood album the other day, you might have seen it on my stories. While going through it, I remembered how much darker I used to be. And the amount of bullshit I had to hear growing up, surprisingly just the few years when I actually lived in Bangladesh. You…

Recipe – Popsicles for babies

Very Berry Popsicle Ingredients: 2 cups strawberries 2 cups raspberries 2 cups flavoured yogurt of your choice Directions: Blend the strawberries and raspberries separately. Put a layer of strawberry puree in the tray. Put it in the freezer for 20 minutes. Once the strawberry layer has started to freeze, take it out and carefully put…

Recipe – Oatmeal Cookies with Raisin & Dates

Oatmeal Cookies with Raisin & Dates What You’ll Need: 1 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup raisins 1/2 cup chopped dates 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1 large egg 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, room…

Recipe: Smoked Salmon and Asparagus on Crackers

Ingredients: Asparagus – 10 spears Olive oil – 1 tsp Smoked Atlantic salmon – 4 oz Tomato – 4-5 medium ones, sliced 10 Wheat Crackers For the herbed cream cheese: Cream cheese, at room temperature – 1/4 cup Lemon zest – 1/2 lemon Fresh lemon juice – 1 tsp. Chopped fresh chives – 1 1/2 Tbs. Chopped fresh dill – 1 Tbs. Directions:…

 Kuwaiti Murrabyan by Maha

Meet Maha! She’s not only talented but super friendly and down-to-earth. Her instagram stories of sharing recipes are hilarious, and her feed perfectly curated. Make sure you check her page out, and follow along on her cooking journey. Maha is a Palestinian Kuwaiti hybrid, who was born in the United States and raised in Canada….

Palestinian Makloubeh by Heifa

We have the talented Heifa from @fufuinthekitchen sharing her ethnic Palestinian makloubeh recipe with us this week! Makloubeh is an upside down rice dish, I mean, how good does that sound? She also has a Youtube channel where she shares healthy, delicious recipes. Make sure you check it out ❤ Hi everyone! My name is Heifa…

Lebanese Eggplant Fatteh by Farah Saad

We’ve got Farah from @farahscuisine sharing her eggplant fatteh recipe with us this week. I am so excited for this recipe because I love eggplants but never really know what to make with it. 😛 Thank you Farah for not only sharing the recipe and the mouthwatering pictures (so instagrammable! :P), but also the story…

Recipe – Carrot and Spinach Quiche

Ingredients: 4 eggs – beaten 1 cup spinach – chopped 1/2 cup carrots – grated 1/2 of a small onion – chopped Salt – to taste Butter Directions: Preheat oven to 200ºC/392ºF Grease the Kiddo Feedo tray with a little bit of melted butter Mix together the eggs, spinach, carrots, onion and salt Pour the mixture into…

Tanzanian Kuku Paka by Farha Fazel

Hey guys! Excited for one more guest recipe blog post? I know I am! We have Farha Fazel sharing one of her precious ethnic recipes with us this week. Farha Fazel is a owner of Farha Fazel Events, a virtual event planning service. She resides in Ohio, with her husband and two year old son,…