Food

Blueberry Tiramisu

I was visiting my Khalto (Aunt) Fida’ in Jerusalem the first time I tried this dessert. Each time I make it, I think of her and realize how much I miss my relatives and how much I miss beautiful Palestine.  This flavorful dessert is SUPER easy to make. Although it’s not officially a Tiramisu, it… Read More Blueberry Tiramisu

Food

Bosnian Burek and Pita

Bosnia It is a gorgeous country with luscious green landscapes an incredible history of strength and resilience. And it is also home to some serious crave-inducing traditional food.  Prior to visiting the country, I had a taste of Burek and Pita at my in-law’s home. I watched in awe as my mother-in-law tediously rolled a seemingly small ball… Read More Bosnian Burek and Pita

Food

Palestinian Breakfast

During my teenage years, summertime meant one thing: A trip to Palestine.  There, my family and I were embraced by our relatives, and we were constantly showered with love and affection in the form of good food and good company.  The breakfast table was always colorful. Fresh veggies, zeit wa za’atar, labneh, zaytoon, fresh pita bread… Read More Palestinian Breakfast