I have had a complex relationship with my hair for as long as I can remember. My hair was very thick, coarse, and black when I was young. I always hated it and didn’t know what to do with it. Here is a small peek into my hair reflections.   Insecurities with my hair I […]

If you’re like me, a home gardener, you probably think of crop rotation as something that only farmers need to worry about. But the truth is, crop rotation is a vitally important part of vegetable home gardening, too. By rotating your crops each year, you can improve the soil quality, change the placement of your […]

When I started the granola business, I started with a simple sticker label over a basic craft coffee bag to keep my budget to a minimum. After I tested the market and found that people liked my granola, I started looking for a custom design packaging to better reflect my brand better. That’s when I […]

Today, I was amazed by the thoughts that came to me. I was working in the garden early in the morning and picked out some radishes first in season. While picking radishes, I noticed something which taught me a life lesson. Even though they were all in the same plot, some were ready and mature, […]

When I started gardening two years ago, I didn’t realize how much work it would be to take care of and maintain a healthy garden. I was just so excited to plant and watch my vegetable grow. But, I was naïve that there was so much more to be done, from pruning to pest control, […]

After understanding your business needs and learning how to price your product, what comes next- Learning how to legally set up your food business! As the business owner and the founder of your company, you’re responsible for ensuring your company has a legal structure. The first and most important is to protect yourself and your […]

In Jordan and the Middle Eastern countries, Fridays are equivalent to Sundays for western countries. My mom tried to finish all of her house chores by 2:30 pm to spend most of her time with us. She wanted us all to sit down, enjoy our lunch together and watch a show called CHiPs- a crime […]

This season will be my second year gardening and I have always wanted to start a herb garden in my backyard. I live in California, where the weather is lovely, and there is usually no snow whatsoever. Because the winter season is relatively minimal, the only rule for outdoor planting is to wait for the […]

‘Such a simple question but the answer is not as easy as it seems. Before I write anymore, I would like to take a moment to celebrate Mother’s Day with you all mothers out there. My head bows to all of you for who you are and the dedication you put into raising your families. […]