Autumn Comfort Food Recipe – Pumpkin Masala

In UAE there are just 2 seasons. Burning (aka summer) and winter 💕. Since I moved to the States I kept reading about spring first, then the “pleasant weather” during summer, experienced monsoon and hurricane season myself and then came autumn with all it’s hype!! Everything around me turned orange and I fell in love…

Zafran Restaurant Now Offers A Kid’s Menu!

Whether you are from India or not, there’s a chance that you have tasted some type of Indian food. UAE hosts innumerable Indian restaurants but only a few really stand out. Zafran is one such restaurant. Chances are you have whiffed the tantalizing aromas coming from Zafran Restaurant if you have ever been to Mirdif City…

Eating Out Review: Reem Al Bawadi Restaurant

Authentic middle eastern food that will warm your belly. Beautiful interiors that will welcome you and make you feel at home. Traditional Arabic ambiance that will soak all your senses. I am talking about Reem Al Bawadi, one of the oldest middle eastern restaurants in UAE. I have been to Reem Al Bawadi in the past…

The Coffee Club – A Breakfast Review

My husband likes to head out to a nice restaurant to have breakfasts at over the weekends. Those of you who follow me on social media must already know that it has been an unofficial tradition of our little family. So we try to find places that are nice, affordable and family friendly to make…

Toddler Milk Wars – When your child does not like milk

A 13month old toddler I know does not want to drink milk. At all. Have you faced this dilemma with your child? I must say that I have been blessed with a child who has loved milk from day 1 and could alternate between breast milk and formula like there’s no difference at all. I…

The Time We Were Farzified! – Farzi Cafe Iftar Review

A few days back we were invited by Farzi Cafe in City Walk 2, Dubai, to review their special Iftar offerings. I have been to Farzi Cafe once before, for a friend’s birthday dinner, and absolutely loved their concept and ambiance. The food is as traditionally Indian as can be but with surprisingly quirky twists, and…

Singaporean Rice – A Delish Pakistani Version

You’ve probably heard it a thousand times. Time flies by!! And it does. You have probably said it a thousand times yourself! We have already entered the 2nd ashraa of Ramadan and in no time we will be preparing for Eid. Despite my best efforts at ignoring it, Ramadan is all about food (it’s not! it’s…

Best Cafes In Dubai To Work From Or Study At! 

I have been a “student” my whole life. Since I was 2.5, until now. Which also means that I have been studying all my life. Be it summer, winter, hail or storm. I always have exams that I have to study for 😦 . It was so much simpler when I was in school and college….

My Top 5 Winter Eateries In UAE!

It’s winter in the desert and foodies are on the loose everywhere ?? . Winter in itself is an excuse to eat good food (summer has other excuses to eat ofcourse) and most of all good “comfort” food. We all have our own comfort foods now don’t we? For most Pakistanis it’s the homemade sarson…