Tips on Hosting Eid during Lockdown

This Ramadan, I like to think we made the most of the opportunity of being at home by reflecting on ourselves, spending quality time with other household members, and having been able to really focus on our prayers and fasts. It could possibly be the best Ramadan yet in terms of spiritually connecting with ourselves […]

10 Easy Eid Recipes Using Fridge and Pantry Staples

This year, Eid may seem a little different to usual but in Anisa Cook’s own words:  “We finally have a Ramadan where we can focus on ourselves, family, and of course Ramadan itself properly”

Saffron Milk Cake

Who’s up for another indulgent Eid dessert? Meeeee. Today, it is a saffron milk cake.  A light and airy, saffron-infused sponge cake, topped with vanilla cream, crushed nuts, and rose petals, and sitting in a small pool of saffron milk. This dessert just spells out EID if you ask me. 

Chicken Kiev

You may have biryani planned for Eid lunch but in my house, we have chicken kiev. And that’s because everything about it is Eid-worthy. 

No Bake Mango Cheesecake

There is always a stand out dessert every Eid and even if you aren’t celebrating with the entire family this year, why not make a show stopping dessert for yourself. This no bake cheesecake is not only impressive to look at, but it’s incredibly easy to put together. You can even make smaller portions to […]

Easy Chicken Biryani

Not with mum this Ramadan and going to miss out on some traditional biryani? Do not worry, I have got the easiest and most delicious cheat biryani recipe for you. It takes less than an hour to put together too! 

Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnabon may have left London but you can bring that delicious Cinnabon waft to your own kitchen in no time at all! These warm cinnamon rolls with cream cheese frosting are the perfect snack in between iftar and sehri and go well with a hot cup of tea. 

Turkish Pide

I love love love pide. It’s basically the Turkish take on pizza and who can say no to pizza ! If you don’t have yeast, you can skip it out. 

Loaded Sheet Pan Nachos

What is it about leftovers that gets people groaning, especially during Ramadan where we’re not supposed to be wasting? Don’t worry, I am totally guilty of this too but I found a way to make leftovers actually fun to eat, especially that keema that has been sitting at the back of the fridge for a […]

Copycat Levain Bakery Chocolate Chip Cookies

How about these BIG FAT CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES a la levain bakery style 💁🏽‍♀️ These cookies took inspiration from the famous NYC Levain Bakery; they’re gooey inside with plentyyy of chocolate and are basically the size of your hand. What’s not to love ?