Author - Najoud

Basic Marble Cake!

To cake or not to cake is the question? In case you were wondering… that was rhetorical. Over the years, I’ve come to prefer homemade cakes over store bought...

Spanish Patatas Alioli 3 ways!

It has been a wonderful week spent in Spain as I refreshed my Spanish speaking skills, caught up with some friends from my MBA program & celebrated the wedding of...

Spanish Tortilla My Way

One of my favorite memories while living in Spain was taking breaks between classes with friends and hopping over tapas café & sharing a Tortilla Española (also...

Visit Jordan

If you’re spending a few days in Jordan I would definitely recommend checking out some of these fantastic locations! I grouped them according to proximity to each...

Philippines Travel Guide

Mabuhay! If you’re looking at this blog post then you’re either going to the Philippines or thinking of visiting it. Let me tell you, I waited 10...

30-Minute Carrot Orange Soup

30-Minute Carrot Orange Soup If you’re looking to spice up you’re Ramadan table then I’ve got just the dish for you! Seriously though, I could have...

Ghraybeh, A Childhood Favorite

Ghraybeh, A Childhood Favorite Ghraybeh is one of those desserts that as soon as I see it, smell it immediately transports me to a sacred memory that I hold dear to my...


Hi! I'm Najoud

A Saudi national with Syrian & Palestinian origins. I’ve spent my life continuously moving countries exploring new cultures, new flavors, & new perspectives on life. Here's my story


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