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Best Products for a Sustainable Kitchen

If you want an eco-friendly kitchen, there are a few wonderful sustainable kitchen products that we recommend. These kitchen supplies will make your home green and sustainable! This post may contain affiliate links and I may earn a small commission when you click on the links at no additional cost to you. As an Amazon …

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What is Hawaij Spice?

Hawaij spice (also known as Hawayej, Hawaj, and Hawayij) means "mixture" in Arabic. It's a spice blend with primarily cumin and black pepper and often contains cardamom, coriander, turmeric, cinnamon, ginger, and cloves. There are two primary blends of hawaij - one for savory dishes and one used in coffee and desserts. Hawaij is primarily used …

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Baharat Spice Mix

What is Baharat Spice Mix? Baharat (which means "spices" in Arabic) is a spice blend used in Middle Eastern (especially the Arabian Gulf region) and Greek cuisine.  Typical baharat seasoning ingredients include allspice, chili peppers, cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, coriander, cumin, nutmeg, and peppercorns. The mixture is finely ground and is often used on fish, chicken, …

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What's in Season in February?

There are some glorious fruits and vegetables in season in February! While some of our favorites (like berries and stone fruit) are not in season this month, there are some unique and delicious fruit & veg that is at peak flavor this month. Some of my favorites are kumquats, grapefruit, and Brussels sprouts. One important …

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