THE GRENFELL GARDENERS

FEED THE NEED Sometimes you have to throw caution to the window and get out there and help. Via Facebook we linked up with some bright and shiny local young people who are making a big difference in our area, transforming public spaces and making them #ecofriendly #familyfriendly . they know what they are doing Maasha’allah we just…

Raw Foodies of Rasoul Allah Maasha’allah

KARIMAH’S CUISINA AND FARM THE CITY Raw Foodies of Rasoul Allah Maasha’allah Alhamdulilah yesterday was a massive day for Karimah’s Cuisina Faith Based Well Being Organisation. We, Muslim women, delivered a raw food workshop to the wider community, illustrating that Muslims are also on the progressive edge of Health Well Being and Nutrition. We engaged…

ACID AKALI MOOD FOOD

The food we eat has a massive impact on how we think, we are ignorant to think otherwise, behavioral problems in children are connected to diet, children with autism are given nutritional therapy apart of their treatment. Wholefood and whole grains are full of natural vitamins and minerals that are vital for mental health. Food…

RE-USE, REDUCE, RECYCLE…FRUIT AND VEGGIE PEELINGS

COMPOST Alhamdulillah I live in trendy West London, very near Portobello, Ladbroke Grove and Notting Hill. This area has its carnival history and the impact of positive impact of Caribbean communities is seen everywhere. What I don’t understand though, is a person who smokes marijuana thinking its cool, black and rootsie but don’t give a…

HALAL AND TAYYIB…WINTER DEC 14, 14 SCATTERBROOK FARM, ESSEX ENGLAND

  Just  quick post about our recent winter trip to Scatterbrook farm to collect our free range unstunned chicken, slaughtered the truly halal way, we also wanted to introduce one of Karimah’s Cuisina all star volunteers to  the farm owners, as he is one of the few UK specialists in Permaculture, the holistic away to…

OCTOBER UK- Seaonal Produce

Going out of season in September Aubergine Beetroot Butternut squash Chicory Cobnut Damsons Elderberries Fennel Fig Globe artichoke Lamb Mackerel Pear Plum Radish Raspberry Rocket Sweetcorn Watercress  Seasonal ingredients October Apple Cabbage Celeriac Grouse Kale Medlars Mussels Oyster Partridge Pheasant Pumpkin Scallop Sea bass Sloe Swede Swiss chard Truffle Venison Wild duck Wild mushrooms Winkles…

The Clean 15 – Safest Foods To Buy Anywhere

Recently a good friend of mine told me about the Clean 15 and Dirty Dozen like it was something she thought I already knew, I felt bad that I didn’t.However the Creator is bountiful. I was searching my files to post a smoothie recipe on Facebook and came across this asparagus  recipe remedy of mine…

FOOD FACIST

Karimah Bint Dawoud, Muslim Chaplain, Qualified Clinical Nutritionist. Let’s leave behind the Lego Land mentality and take things to a more holistic level in all things, not just food, but it’s food my specialty, so its food I’ll speak with. I notice my metaphors normally are with food or cuisine cooking. Anyways as part of…

FOOD WASTE-LIVE BETTER GUARDIAN CHALLENGE

  LIVE BETER CHALLENGE Last year I was asked to take part in the live below the line global challenge where you have to eat and drink for a meager  1 pound aday, the benefits of it were amazing but seriously more like 3 pound would have been nicer, not luxurious but nicer, however it…

Flight of The Bumble Bee

I am fascinated by bees, they look so furry and cuddley and sweet and you can speak with them and they respond. There is a chapter in the Holy Quran name after the noble sacred bee. Surat An-Naĥl (The Bee) – chapter 16. Flight of the Bumble Bee I was intrigued to see how they fly when thinking about designing sky gardens…