Category Archives: Food

I love food! I especiallu love cooking and trying out new recipes. Experiencing the joys of Turkish food has been especially fun for me.

Sukhi’s Halal Meals

I have to share a great new find at Costco . . . fresh, halal family meals! We got a Costco membership last November, and since then I’ve noticed that I always see quite a few Muslims there. This is … Continue reading

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Healthy Medicine

At a recent doctor visit, my doctor told me I should start taking a multivitamin (for a multitude of reasons). Now, I believe I’ve mentioned before that I’m not too keen on taking medications– I’ve seen and heard about too … Continue reading

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What Do All Those Food Symbols Mean Anyway?

As a new Muslim in the United States, trying to determine what is halal or not has been quite difficult, and a long process. I think I’m finally starting to get a handle on this. While learning what is halal … Continue reading

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The Healing Power of Honey

It’s the time of year where everyone seems to be getting sick. Here in Texas at least, it’s pretty bad right now– I guess it hasn’t helped that the weather’s been jumping from 30 to 65 and back again. In … Continue reading

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Halal Chicken Stock

Hello Everyone! Sorry it’s been a while, but I’ve been super busy plus not feeling well lately. But I had a great find yesterday that I just had to share. . . . So I am always on the lookout … Continue reading

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Quick & Easy Chicken Casserole

So yesterday afternoon I was thinking about what to make for dinner. Wasn’t so excited about having to take time to make something, since I was in the middle of taking care of a bunch of other things. With a … Continue reading

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Chestnuts Roasting on an Open . . . Stove?

Every time I am roasting chestnuts or think about them, the famous song plays in my head “Chestnuts roasting on an open fire . . .” Listening to this song, you’d think that roasting chestnuts was a favorite American pastime– … Continue reading

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To Cheese or Not to Cheese . . . the Question of Halal Cheeses.

Since converting to Islam, I have been attempting to gradually change my life habits to conform with the teachings of Islam. The main area this affects is food, since the Qur’an strictly forbids the consumption of alcohol and pork. Alcohol … Continue reading

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