We got it….

…the flu that is. I’ve been sick for the last two days and now my little one was sick this morning. I sure hope that it starts to go away and my husband and oldest son can avoid getting sick. We are planning to move out of my mom’s house and into our own place […]

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Thinking thoughts…

I have been a bit absent here and I apologize. I had gotten into such a good rhythm and totally fell off the wagon! I’ve been cooking but not Moroccan and I haven’t decided yet if I should include those recipes as well. We definately eat 95% Mediterranean food all the time but not always […]

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5 Random Things I Love

My friend Rahma tagged me on this and since I’ve never actually participated in one I might as well start! So here goes! 1. My family – I could say I love my husband, my kids, my mom and dad etc but let’s just lump them all together i don’t want to use up all […]

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Sfinge – Moroccan doughnuts!

Street Food 103 Palm Sunday and reed strings. The first time my husband brought home sfinge I was shocked thinking, “what it’s Palm Sunday and they celebrate it here?” Except wait they get doughnuts with their palms?? Weird! But no it wasn’t because it was August. These tasty lovely delicious doughnuts are sometimes made at […]

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Oranges in Cinnamon Sauce

Dessert in Morocco is generally very light and usually if not always whichever fruit is in season. I have a very vivid memory of Morocco and the smell of rain and oranges. One visit in December/January proved to be in the middle or orange season. What a shock it was going from snowy Wisconsin to […]

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Krachel

I’ve never eaten a hot cross bun, in fact I’m not really sure what they even are but I remember the little song from nursery school and when I had krachel in Morocco I thought about hot cross buns – again not sure why. These are tasty little breakfast buns that I love to eat […]

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