Lamb & Eggplant Tagine

I have a wonderful recipe to share, and it's one that I've been making this week just because it's that good. I was preparing to teach a cooking class at the home of a friend...

5 Things You Can Do to Live Well During the Cold Winter Months

It's this time of year when I appreciate home and hearth the most. While I may not have a fireplace (although I'd absolutely love one), its the cold, wintry air and beautiful white snow...

Chicken Salad with Homemade Yogurt-Based Ranch Dressing

As we begin to enter the New Year soon, wouldn't it be nice to actually maintain a goal of eating healthier by cooking more at home, making food from scratch and making a habit...

Tandoori Chicken Salad

Is it just me or are there cookies everywhere, right now? Not to mention cakes, chocolates, candy canes and the like. Even if one doesn't celebrate Christmas, it's still part of the social scene...

5 Things You Can Do on Christmas When You Don’t Celebrate

Much of the world has been celebrating Christmas season since the beginning of December, but the really special days for those who celebrate are Christmas Eve (December 24th) and Christmas Day (December 25th). Much...

My Interview with “The Blessed Bananas” Author Tayyaba Syed

Share this link to watch the video. To order a copy of The Blessed Bananas: A Muslim Fable, shop here. 

Greek-Style Alfredo Pasta

There are so many reasons why I love Greek food. I love Mediterranean dishes in general, as they're known for their use of healthy ingredients, but many dishes just remind me of the sunshine...

Zucchini & Cauliflower Soup

My passion for soup intensifies every time I come up with a new way to blend different veggies. Since I'm usually always stirring in some kind of dairy into my soups- whether it's milk,...

How to Make Almond Flour

One of my most popular Instagram posts in recent months was when I posted about how I make my own almond milk. It has changed so much about the way I eat and has...

Holistic Mom MD’s Healthy Recipe for Pumpkin Cake

If you've watched my Facebook Live video series with Dr. Madiha Saeed, you'll probably know a little bit about this recipe and why it's appearing here- because it's a total family favorite- and now...