America · Immigrant stories

Celebrating Christmas In New York City

Christmas time, as I imagined it growing up, was all about beautiful decorations, lots of sparkly lights, church, snow and lots of presents. It was probably one of the reasons that I was most excited to move to New York City. Being in ‘the West,’ and in the cold, snowy parts were going to have… Continue reading Celebrating Christmas In New York City

Vegetarian food

Almond Cake Recipe

Vegan! (Eggless) I grew up in a vegetarian family and continue to be a vegetarian. We cooked with and ate diary products and consumed eggs in desserts and bread only. Mindlessly I continue this same lifestyle. When I started cooking and later studying what to eat, it turned over half the food I made was… Continue reading Almond Cake Recipe