A short sturdy lady came towards me. Exuding strength, warmth, kindness, generosity, and an uncompromising self. She smiled greeting me with the booming greetings of the desert. At least 3 minutes dedicated to the ritual. Allah hayki, kaif haliki, shlownki, Al-hamdulilah, Allah maki, Halla ya halla, Allah HAYki. She kisses my cheek, grasps my head, then […]Read more "Portrait of a Matriarch…"
Bismillah Rahman ar-Raheem. Okay so my husband always tells me that if you try for a million years you will not make tea like me Therefore, perhaps I am not the best person to be writing this recipe but I haven’t been getting regular complaints (too weak, too strong, not sweet enough, too sweet) for […]Read more "Bedouin Tea Recipe"