Best Moroccan Restaurants in Paris

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Remember when we went to Paris last fall?  Today I’m sharing a guest post from Laura Pellerine highlighting some of the best Moroccan restaurants in Paris! If you aren’t able …

Amanda MouttakiBest Moroccan Restaurants in Paris

My Favorite Things: Argan Oil

In Contests and Giveaways by Amanda Mouttaki16 Comments

I’ve raved many times about argan oil both as a cooking oil and it’s properties for skin care. I’ve struggled with sensitive and dry skin my entire life and there …

Amanda MouttakiMy Favorite Things: Argan Oil

National Blogging Day of Rememberance

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Related PostsMarking International Women’s Day in Morocco30Today is International Women’s Day, a holiday that has been celebrated since the early 1900’s when women began demanding fair pay and better working …

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Sesame Cookies ~ Halwa Simsim

In Moroccan Food by Amanda Mouttaki2 Comments

Moroccan cookies are traditionally made with a handful of ingredients.  Almonds, sesame seeds and honey are the three ingredients found in some combination on nearly every cookie. It wasn’t a …

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Chicken Stuffed with Almonds and Matzo

In Moroccan Food by Amanda Mouttaki4 Comments

One of my first “homemade” Moroccan meals (before that time I had eaten in Moroccan tourist restaurants that were bad!) was a roast chicken stuffed with spices and vermicelli noodles. …

Amanda MouttakiChicken Stuffed with Almonds and Matzo