GREEN JUICES

By Karimah Bint Dawoud “Healer Heal Thy Thyself” Juicing and juices are here to stay.With so many health benefits that are hard to ignore, why bombard your poor stomach with coffee first thing in the morning, you can always have it after brunch . We know what’s good for us but for so many reasons we stay…

21ST CENTURY RECIPES – JERK POTATOES BEAN BURGERS

By Karimah Bint Dawoud, Muslim chaplain & wellbeing writer   There comes a time in all our lives when we need to change, when it comes to food too many of us stick to the same ole, same ole recipes, some people eat same food year after years generation after generation even if the location…

BRUNCH RECIPES, EGYPTIAN DATES& EGGS

By Karimah Bint Dawoud, Muslim chaplain& wellbeing writer This 7 dates recipe will take you away somewhere far from the city , even just for the time you are eating it. I have been picking up and adapting recipes all my life Alhamdulillah and this big breakfast brunch recipe is something I learnt in my pre -Islam days  from…

“HEAVENLY BITES, THE BEST OF MUSLIM HOME COOKING” U.S.A. RELEASE

“HEAVENLY BITES, THE BEST OF MUSLIM HOME COOKING” By Karimah Bint Dawoud. Released this month in the United States of America after a successful launch in the UK last October in Books for Cooks, Notting Hill Gate. Eric Trueille, proprietor of Books For Cooks , said,  ” This is the first book to make the connection between the two worlds,the best…

Moroccan Peach Smoothie – Karimah Twist

By Karimah bint Dawoud, Muslim Chaplain and Well Being Writer. I noticed by my Radical Middle Way, Ramadhan Smoothie video on YouTube was another fruit smoothie from Moroccan chef, Alia. It looked lovely however after watching the video I was horrified at the copious amounts of white sugar in the recipe. So I decided to give it a 21st century Karimah nutrition make over. INGREDIENTS Serves 4-8…

SAUDI RECIPES,MAHSHY DAJJAJ – STUFFED CHICKEN

Karimah’s Saudi Stuffed Chicken (Dajaj Mahshy) by Karimah Bint Dawoud, Food Writer and Well Being Chaplain   I love Saudi Arabia and I love Saudi food, this little known about cuisine is as mysterious as the black Saudi mountains, a pilgrimage for the serious foodie that’s worth every succulent moment. Hidden treasurers such as this  dish, Mahshy Dajaaj. This is special occasion food. In another time and space…

JUMMAH RECIPES -TURKEY BACON CREOLE STYLE

by karimah bint dawoud As a mixed race child growing up in a household with a white English mum and a grandfather who was  butcher, we used to eat pork, much to my dad’s dismay, however there was one Saturday morning snack that I loved, Tomatoes and Onion Gravy Sandwiches. As you know most of…

SUMMER SMOOTHIE A TASTE OF SUMMER

by Karimah bint Dawoud I got on this morning , not praying late start and went for the comfort food, red bush tea with honey and a mamool cake, naughty I know, still I can justuffy it in my mind because I’m on, however as the morning progressed my head was not really waking up, hmmmmm, that stupid shop…

EID BREAKFAST ECLECTIC HYBRID REVERT STYLE

By Karimah bint Dawoud, Muslim chaplain & international food writer mashallah! Alhamdulillah I have been a Muslim and on the deen for nearly 12 years mashallah, Alhamdulillah I have had the opportunity to travel around the world and wherever I go I eat the local food as long as its halal, previous to being a…

FEED THE NEED

 By Karimah bint Dawoud, Muslim chaplain. This is the longest blog I have written for a long time, please be patient and read it, jazakumallakhayr. It was narrated from Abu Hurayrah that the Messenger of Allah (peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) said: “Hasten to do good deeds before there come tribulations like…