Beat the heat with Peas and Rice Pilaf

It has been a sweltering start to summer here in Abu Dhabi with temperatures hovering between 37 and 41 degrees (in Celcius)! So it isn’t hard to imagine that we enjoy light foods with a refreshing and cooling taste rather than heavy, oily, spicy foods that only turn up the heat inside the body as…

Out of sight but never out of mind…

Dear Readers,  I feel quite sad and guilty for giving up on my passion for cooking and writing so soon after making such a strong personal resolve to not let myself lose track of my blog 😔. I have learned that if this to be something meaningful then it has to be a commitment that…