Precious One and Worn-out One

The most powerful form of communication is that of story-telling; we learn stories from school, the news, our family and friend and whether we realize it or not, we are all held captive by them. Story-telling is a way to share our histories, our cultures and our lives with others and I think it's particularly …

سلطة عربية (Salata Arabi | Arab Salad)

Food has a way of transcending time, recipes handed down from generation to generation so that we can taste our family's history. It brings people together, to talk, to bond, to share with one another our stories. It's a way that we show each other love through nourishment. For me, it was a given that …

A Shift in Gears

Hello friends! It's been quite some time since I've put the virtual pen to paper. Many of you know that when there are long stretches of silence from me that usually means I'm doing poorly in my mental health. Luckily, that isn't the case this time. Of course, there is the severe lack of motivation …