Tag: Anisha Datta

DIY Vegetable Carving

DIY Thai Fruit Carving

The tradition of fruit carving in Thailand supposedly began as a way to create table decorations for Thailand’s Royal Family. By using a sharp knife and fresh vegetables, you too can try your hand at this famous art. Then, whip out a few of your own creations to spruce up a salad or table centerpiece.

Mawlid al-Nabi

Mawlid al-Nabi, Explained

On December 23, Muslim communities around the world—from Yemen to Egypt and Indonesia to England—celebrate this holiday commemorating the prophet Muhammad’s birth.


Meet the Maker: Sindyanna of Galilee

Sindyanna is an organization dedicated to Israeli-Arab solidarity and the empowerment of Arab women in Israel. Their high-quality extra-virgin olive oil was featured in the Holiday Box.


4 Ways to Eat Turrón Year-Round

There’s no reason to limit eating Christmas-time desserts to the holiday season. Plus, it’s a versatile ingredient that can be incorporated into many dishes. Here are 4 ideas to get you started.