I’m Lara.

A wife, mum, and food activist who aims to inspire healthy living practices, blogs about helping other parents redefine parenthood.

On my blog you will find easy recipes that are simple so you and your family can create and eat delicious food at home, even if cooking isn’t your thing. You will also find some posts inspired by my kids Hana and Ayah and some of our activities out and about.

Everyone in a while you will see a review about a product or a restaurant that we’ve tried. YES, I do encourage all of you to cook at home and to identify the sources of your food, BUT THEN AGAIN, who am I kidding, people do dine out, you get invited, you go out with your friends or spouses for dinner, but you will notice that most reviews do not come from junk food or fast food restaurants.
Today, life is busy.

Between work, kids, managing the house, school, play dates, home works, and extracurricular activities, making a meal could be a hassle, and we end up relying on feeding our families more junk and food out of a box that we anticipate.
I am on a missing for a healthier life style, and this include some seriously planting, and prepping meals from farm to table,

I’m thrilled that we’ve connected, thanks for stopping by my blog. Don’t be a stranger and come back frequently.


Cook. Eat. Repeat.


Having children just puts the whole world into perspective.

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Scattered and often late night thoughts.

Experience the Evolution of Man Kind on Ice

If you enjoyed Cirque Du Soliel, you are guaranteed to go on fire when watching Cirque De Glaces which is performing in Jordan from Feb 14th to the 16th. Skates slide at high speed across the ice with a unique performance on ice. Let your imagination…

The 12 of 2012

When I first started writing this post, I was planning on doing this whole 30 under 30 post; something like what Forbes has published a few days ago. Inspired by it, I got back with reality and I decided to do my very own version of The 12 people…

Spreading the warmth this winter in Jordan

As the sun shines through the days but yet manages to leave this beautiful Jordan into ice chilly nights, one cannot help but pray, and be grateful to the warmth that most of us have in our homes. I am curled up on the couch with a blanket thrown…

Gaza Bleeds and Israel Gloats on Social Media

There comes a time in life when you hate what you love the most. I’ve been known for loving my job, or as I like to call it, my choice of career. As I dedicate lots of time in my daily life to social media and digital marketing. Until one…

Remembering His Late Majesty King Hussein of Jordan

It’s been thirteen years since the passing of his late Majesty King Hussein of Jordan, and during these 13 years, there isn’t a day that goes buy where a Jordanian does not remember a great King, a father, a leader, and an inspirational…

and so winter has arrived

It’s quite simple, winter is here. But knowing me and the amount of words I am fully capable of blurting out, it’s only fair that this blogpost doesn’t end at winter is Here! See what most people don’t know about me is the fact that…


A little bit of here and there.

A selection of Quick & Easy recipes published in Family Flavours Magazine.