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6 steps for the perfect barbecue!

You’re inviting the whole family for lunch and you’re looking for an easy and tasty menu to prepare? How about you try barbecue, it’s great for gatherings and it’s really easy and hassle free if you follow these 6 steps and BBQ grilling techniques! 1- Prepare your ingredients ahead of time Plan the barbecue in advance, whether you’re preparing chicken,…

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How to pack a healthy lunch box for school?

A healthy lifestyle starts at school, and by packing your kids’ lunchboxes every day, you’ll be able to know exactly what they are eating throughout the day. Follow our tips to initiate your little ones to healthy eating for a better life. Choose their favorite ingredients: While packing lunchboxes, always remember that you should choose foods your kids like…

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Easy 4 ingredients smoothies for hot summer days

Homemade fresh smoothies are all you need to fight hot summer days, and we have picked the easiest recipes for you! Prepared with 4 ingredients only, they are all super easy to make and guaranteed to please! Creamy smoothie: For a rich creamy smoothie, blend 2 frozen bananas, 2 cups whole fat milk, half cup American Garden creamy peanut…

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3 new katayef filling ideas you never thought of!

Katayef are our Arabic version of pancakes; they are usually stuffed with cheese, Kashta or nuts and served with sugar syrup. But if you feel like experimenting a little with these heavenly bites, we invite you to try the following fillings’ ideas! Chocolate: Chocolate fans will love this idea! Prepare and seal your Katayef half open, just like you’d…

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Kids in the kitchen: apply these 5 safety rules!

Cooking with children can be really fun, and it’s a great way to spend some quality time with your little ones. It also helps stimulate their curiosity and teach them to appreciate food and healthy eating. But with sharp tools, electrical appliances and hot stove, a kitchen can be a dangerous place for kids. That’s why you should never leave…

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5 ways to involve your kids in the kitchen!

Does the thought of cooking with your children sound overwhelming? Well, we have to disagree. In fact, we believe that cooking is a perfect family activity to practice indoors, as long as the safety rules are applied. Involving your kids in the kitchen will make them understand the meaning of sharing and helping one another; in addition, it will contribute…

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Master the art of breading food!

Calling all fried food fans: what’s better than those crispy breaded appetizers or meats that shatter when you bite into them? Whether you’re a fan of chicken, meats and seafood, or even if you’re on the vegetarian side, you must agree that this thin crust can make the most boring foods taste amazing. Breading is a very common technique used…

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Ramadan recipes and Iftar meal ideas

Ramadan recipes: start your preparations today, and explore more Iftar ideas for your table The blessed month of Ramadan is a special occasion and planning for your daily dinner and Iftar meal routine during Ramadan fasting takes an enormous significance. We all know how daily preparing Iftar table and your Suhoor meals can be tiring. But there are many Ramadan…