Tag Archives: Contests & Giveaways

CLOSED: Modern Wall Art’s Ramadan Giveaway

MWA stainless steel

The very talented Syed Rahman creates the most beautiful pieces of Islamic art in stainless steel pieces that aren’t so heavy they’ll take down a wall, but intelligently made to use the hardware necessary to keep it in place.  We’ve shown you their artwork before in a previous giveaway which featured some of their pieces that are perfect for the ... Read More »

How to Make Your Own Eid Cards + a Giveaway

HafsaCreates Kit -patterned paper

The following is a guest post by Hafsa Taher of Hafsa Creates.  On her blog she’s got some cute ideas for crafts that you can do with the kids to keep them artfully busy, especially during the cold and rainy days we can most likely expect this Fall across the country. In the article below, she talks about how you ... Read More »

Nahda Designs Jersey Cotton Scarf Giveaway

Nahda Designs Jersey Scarves

I don’t know about the next person, but I love jersey scarves. They are so soft and comfortable to wear that I even sometimes swap them as a wrap instead of a hijab (head covering).  Nowadays, they’re popular, too- even in the summer, but only if you find the all natural and breathable kind like Nahda Designs carries. I love all the variety of fun summer ... Read More »

A Whole Box of Eco-Friendly Cleaning Supplies Giveaway!

Photo courtesy of Ingrid Ascencio – Amway Independent Business Owner Recently I found a new set of green cleaning products I thought you all should know about. At first I was skeptical about how green they really were and how well they would really clean, not to mention the diversity of products in the line up of the brand that would be offered. ... Read More »

A Conversation with Monica Bhide + a Giveaway of Her Modern Spice Cookbook

Giveaway of Modern Spice by Monica Bhide | My Halal Kitchen

If you don’t know who Monica Bhide is, perhaps you’re not reading enough books, magazines or essays about food because this woman is everywhere. She’s a Virginia-based food writer who writes beautifully about how our lives, cultures and emotions are influenced by food.  She has written books, has an iSpice app every cook can use and recently launched a line of spiced chocolates ... Read More »

Four Great Products to Try This Year + a Giveaway

Four Great Products to Try in 2013 | My Halal Kitchen

One of the best things about my job and what most chefs would probably agree on is that we get to try an amazing array of foods and products as part of our work. I’ve been fortunate enough to come across products simply by visiting restaurants and grocery stores or by connecting with purveyors of quality products who are eager to ... Read More »

Amara Halal Cosmetics: A Glossy Giveaway!

Amara Halal Cosmetics Giveaway | My Halal Kitchen

A few years ago I got rid of all my makeup that had any sort of dangerous or questionable ingredients (i.e. chemicals like parabens and petrochemicals that are allegedly linked to cancers, ones I couldn’t understand or that contained pork by-products).  That didn’t leave me with but a few brands I found at Whole Foods Market, The Vitamin Shoppe, or the plant-based makeup by Origins. Thankfully, ... Read More »

Video: Two New Quick & Easy Recipes to Delight Your Guests + a Giveaway!

Two Winter Recipes | My Halal Kitchen

I love to entertain guests in the late fall and winter seasons. Everyone is indoors, gathered around the table or hovering in the kitchen instead of dispersed outdoors like in the summer. It’s a great time to catch up with loved ones about how their lives are going and re-connecting with them over great food. That’s another reason I don’t ... Read More »