an egg feast from the middle east.

I often dabble in vegetarian and vegan food, but I’ve realized that my love of eggs and cheese (especially together) is a big reason I could never commit to a fully vegan lifestyle. Vegetarian has been the somewhat accidental food mode in our house lately, as it’s been so warm here in Northern California that […]

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spring awakening: nowruz & reshteh polo

The start of spring signifies new beginnings – buds start to reappear on trees, grass begins to push up from previously frozen ground, and the daylight lasts a little longer.  During the first official week of spring, Iranians all over the world celebrate New Year, or, Nowruz, spending time with family and friends, and eating […]

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