Kabocha Squash Macaroni and Cheese

Kabocha Squash Macaroni and Cheese

With fall in full swing (have you seen those beautiful fall leaves yet?!), I’m sharing my tried and true kabocha squash macaroni and cheese.  As much as I enjoy my extra cheesy mac and cheese (because all foods fit, y’all!), I sometimes want a meal to have a...
Lebanese Layered Fruit Smoothie

Lebanese Layered Fruit Smoothie

Growing up in Lebanon, my all time favourite drink was the Lebanese layered fruit smoothies, or what we call back in Lebanon, fruit cocktails, that you could find at almost every cafe. This classic Lebanese drink is so popular and for good reason. It’s a...
South African Apricot Spiced Chicken Sosaties

South African Apricot Spiced Chicken Sosaties

My hubby is half South African so I’ve been lucky enough to try several traditional South African dishes. These chicken sosaties are by far my favourite! ​ This recipe is such an incredible one that I wanted it at our wedding. Thankfully, our caterers were happy to...
Gluten Free Spice Cake

Gluten Free Spice Cake

It can be a challenge baking for my mom; she has multiple food restrictions and intolerances. Determined to come up with a recipe that would be satisfying, delicious and accommodate her needs, my dear friend and colleague, Chef Bakhos Mjalleh came up with this gluten...