Easter Lamb Shanks

Easter Lamb Shanks

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Celebrate Orthodox Easter with these succulent, slow cooked Lamb shanks. Lamb is an essential part of the Easter feast and for most they will have it on their dinner tables this Easter. For Christians, Lamb symbolize’s Jesus,...
Easter in Jerusalem

Easter in Jerusalem

Jerusalem; The Holy City In the proverbial tug of war between Arabs and Jews, Jerusalem is the ultimate prize. Consecrated to all three monotheistic religions – Judaism, Christianity and Islam – this ancient city dangerously weaves politics with religion...
Easter Leg of Lamb

Easter Leg of Lamb

The week following up to Easter was always very eventful. My mother use to sing in the church choir and we would attend mass for most of the holy week. On Maundy Thursday, my siblings and I would colour and decorate eggs to crack open before breaking our fast on...
Kaak and Maamoul

Kaak and Maamoul

We were so lucky to have my grandparents live close to us in Toronto. They were living in Haifa, Palestine before they were forced to flee to Lebanon in 1948, with my mother and Aunt Samia.  It was difficult for them to settle in Beirut and when the Lebanese civil war...
Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial