The Best Food Advice for Parents

Emotional Eating – Why don’t we ever address this? Using food as reward or punishment never promotes healthy eating, better food choices, nor does it create empowered children. All it really does is create emotional eaters, who, as adults, will continue to reward or punish themselves with food. Emotional eating is practiced everywhere, in fact, we …

Destination Jordan – Street Food

  ♥♥♥ Street Food “Whether it is served on fine china or paper plates, food brings us together and stimulates conversation. We feast to wed, mourn, celebrate, strengthen friendships, grow, and simply to be hospitable. Good eating is one of life’s great pleasures.” What is the first thing you want to try when traveling to …

Revisiting UM ALI, the dark history of the traditional Egyptian dessert!

  Bitter Sweet! A Dessert With A Dark History! The other day I was reading about Shajar Al Durr, a prominent woman figure in the old history of Egypt. Along with the Sultan Izz al-Din Aybak (whom she brought to power), Shajar Al Durr “firmly established the Mamluk dynasty that would ultimately repulse the Mongols, expel …

Experience what’s cooking in Spain! The Ultimate Foodie Tour of Spain

There’s no question Spain is one of the most fascinating culinary destinations in the world, with vast regions of countryside to explore, amazing history, rich culture and absolutely outstanding gastronomy. A Taste of Spain, have put together “The Ultimate Foodie Tour of Spain”, an 8 days’ group culinary tour through Madrid, La Rioja, the Basque …

Somewhere Random On The Path Of Food…

#OnThePathOfFood Somewhere random on the path of food I found myself adventuring, exploring & hoping to discover new things, to experience new things and learn new things… My journeys always involve food, however, also always way beyond just the food! For me, it is always about people, places and the things that are all too common and …

In Search For Adventure

A more personal post this time – about comfort zone, the search for adventure and the (sometimes scary) challenges of new experiences! They say “Be careful what you wish for” I say “Be prepared once you’ve wished”. When 2012 came to an end, I found myself thinking that I had been sitting comfortably in my …

Italian Cuisine World Summit 2013 – Dubai

  The first week of November 2013, Dubai Hosted one of the world’s most celebrated culinary summits, The “Italian Cuisine World Summit”. During this glorious Italian culinary marathon the most celebrated Italian Chefs landed in the city, and explored Italian food with the city’s resident chefs, food and culinary enthusiasts. All exploring their unique cooking styles, …

Why should I go for Grass-fed? – including a ‘Labels Glossary’

This post is brought to you in collaboration with my friends at OBE Organic (Organic Australian Beef) So read on and enjoy, and please feel free to discuss any of this further, share some resources and ask if you have any questions.The choice of eating meat is very personal. With that said people who do …