Publications

Clean Your Kitchen Green- My New Book is Coming Soon!

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I’m so excited to be able to talk about my new pocket-size book on green cleaning! After numerous edits and an incredibly patient and talented designer, it’s finally at the printer doing its first run in print format. For those of you who purchased my Spring Cleaning E-book in the past, this is a much more extensive guide that goes beyond ... Read More »

From Garden to Plate and Halal Greek Recipes this Spring

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  This has been a good month, alhamdullilah (thank God).  It’s spring.  The weather has been beautiful.  The trees are blooming and everything seems so green- my favorite time of year so far. In fact, there’s so much more motivation to cook when you have great ingredients such as what is available in the spring. I was honored to contribute to a few ... Read More »

Nice ‘N Easy Bekals featured in Aquila Asia Magazine

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Have you heard of Aquila Asia magazine? It’s a very chic publication geared towards the Muslim woman living in Southeast Asia, particularly Indonesia and Malaysia. The children have a break from school around this time of year, so they asked me to contribute recipes for bekals, or the Bahasa Melayu/Malaysian and Indonesian word for packed food. They will take bekals on ... Read More »

Earth Day and Reflections on “The Cove” Documentary

April 22 is designated as Earth Day. We know as Muslims that every day should be dedicated to serving Allah (swt) by doing right by the earth- treating humans, animal and wildlife with respect and using them in the way that our Creator has commanded. Last month I wrote an article about the award-winning, wonderful documentary, The Cove. The article was published on ... Read More »

Turmeric-Ginger Chicken Saute

Turmeric Ginger Chicken Saute

If you’re looking for a quick and easy dish that is bursting with flavor, check out my recipe for Turmeric-Ginger Chicken Saute, which appeared in Cooking Light Magazine last winter. I came up with it one night when I only had boneless chicken breast and several exciting spices on hand. Turmeric Ginger Chicken Sauté     Read More »