Posts tagged celebration
Raspberry Mocha Cake + Birthday Happenings

This week I launched happily and (somewhat) gracefully into a new year. 25. A quarter of a century. While I have never been and never hope to become one of those people that hates birthdays, I also have in recent years tried not to expect too much from them. I mean, nothing can beat having a pirate-themed birthday party when you are 4 and get to decorate your own wooden treasure box filled with candy

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Mlouwza (Moroccan Almond Cookies) + Eid Kbir

If you happened to be out in the streets of Tangier anytime on Monday, you would be greeted not-so-pleasantly by trashcan bonfires, men covered in soot and dried blood carrying machetes, ram horns and hooves strewn along the gutters, and pained bleats from remaining sheep. This is not the apocalypse, this is Eid Kbir, also known as Eid al-Adha.

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