Sugar Overdosing in Chocolateria San Churro

By | June 8, 2014

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Because I’m still editing the pictures of my #Room753 bloggers trip to Australia I tend to be working on an instinct base rather than a logical or a time base for editing. After editing and posting about the star-studded skies of Mount. Tamborine I began editing the pictures for one of my favourite chocolate cafes Read more »

Amazing Italian Gelato at Cioccolatitaliani The Avenues

By | November 21, 2013

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A few weeks back a new Italian chocolatier and gelateria from Milano, Italy opened up in the Grand Avenues right next door to The Cheesecake Factory. The name is Cioccolatitaliani and I’ve been there numerous times ever since its opening. Each and every time I try something new and each and every time I fall in love a little bit more with the place.  Read more »

Triangle Restaurant’s Qerqaia’an

By | July 27, 2013

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Triangle restaurant had their own way of celebrating the occasion of qerqaia’an during the holy month of Ramadan by distributing their own qerqaia’an gifts. I received mine a few days ago, a bucket with my blog’s name in Arabic spray painted in red plus Triangle restaurant’s name and logo in black. The bucket was quite heavy and chock full of goodies. Read more »

The Smart Wood Tiny Wardrobe Qerqaia’an

By | July 23, 2013

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I’ve seen many different types and kinds of Qerqaia’an presentations before, but I never expected that one day I’d received a teensy miniature wardrobe as a qerqaia’an! Smart Wood Company is a fine wood furniture manufacturers located in Kuwait and uses Read more »

Heshoo Q8’s Qerqaia’an Bags

By | July 21, 2013

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Today is the 13th day of the holy month of Ramadan and it’s official, the Qerqaia’an is here! Qerqaia’an is like a traditional Kuwaiti occasion where children dress up and go from house to house signing and getting candy in return, kinda like a Kuwaiti Halloween. It’s a happy occasion long awaited by families who prepare for it months in advance and every year it seems people of Kuwait are Read more »

Monty Bojangle Truffles from Choco Bites

By | April 15, 2013

The other day I received an email from the two sisters who own a small home-business selling Belgium Monty Bojangle chocolate products via their instagram account (@Choco_bites).  They wanted to send me a sample of their products to try and when I knew there were truffles involved I couldn’t refuse. A big pink bag was delivered to me within an hour chock-full of their products. Read more »

Picture of the Week: Chocolate Eggs

By | April 8, 2013

Easter is getting near. Even though we don’t techinically celebrate Easer but we can still reap the benefits of its arrival: Cadbury Chocolate Creme Eggs are back on the shelves again!

These are a Few of my Favourite Things…

By | March 17, 2013

mmw-1The one thing I miss most on those dreadful Sunday mornings are my quiet Friday afternoons. I rarely go out on Friday before evening, if at all. I like to stay in and take a day off the face of the earth. After breakfast and the Friday prayers and rituals, I do a bit of housework, order in some lunch while watching something I like on TV. Then when all the hoopla is over its time its time for my favourite things to come together…  Read more »

Opening a Tin of Macintosh

By | February 6, 2013

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The earliest memory I have of chocolate was in some family party in the early 80’s. In the party they were distributing small bags of Macintosh, otherwise officially known as “Quality Street” and I remember myself with one of those bags. I even have a picture of Read more »

A Delightful Surprise from Cake Story

By | December 25, 2012

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Earlier this week I returned home to find a neq9a -gift- from Cake Story in the form of a long royal blue box tied with a pink ribbon. I love Cake Story’s home bakery! They have the most Read more »

A Casual Movie Night with the Girls…

By | October 11, 2012

A while ago we’ve been talking about having a cosey casual movie night at home with the girls. Nothing fancy, just some popcorn, take away food, and a nice movie to watch. Preparations for this day were next to nothing: A trip to the Co-Op, a Trip to TSC for the chips, arranging stuff around and voila! We have a casual Read more »

Breadtalk New Packaged Baked Goods

By | August 16, 2012

The other day during Tea after futoor time I received a bag from BreadTalk containing a selection of their new line of pre-packaged bakery treats be ready sold in Read more »

Scoop a Cone Ramadan Gift

By | August 12, 2012

Last week I received a big fat pink bag from Scoop a Cone while fasting.

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The Last of Ramadan 2012 Gergai3an Gifts

By | August 11, 2012

 

The last gergai3an came from my next door neighbors. A nice boqsha of wooden sticks filled with chocolate, candies, and Read more »

Ramadan 2012 Lgaymat Day

By | August 7, 2012

Ramadan does not feel like Ramadan until the Lgaymat day arrives. Lgaymat day is the day when you have the most amazing most delicious Lgaymat ever delivered to you and you eat them first thing at futoor and want to Read more »

Diet Center’s Healthy Gergai3an

By | August 7, 2012

One of the healthiest Gergai3an’s I’ve received this year is for sure from Diet Center.

What’s inside?

Healthy stuff indeed: three jars with portion size and calorie intake written on top. One Mixed nuts and fruits, one date fingers, and one choco balls. All three have a calorie intake of 150 calories only, perfect for snacking guilt-free!

Plus, two apples.

Thank you Diet Center for sending me this healthy basket. Its really tasty and healthy.3asakom min 3owadah.

For more information about Diet Center you can check their website (link), follow them on facebook (link), follow them on Twitter (@DietCenterKw), or on Instagram (@DietCenterKw).

Viva’s Gergai3an Gift

By | August 6, 2012

Last week on the Gergai3an day I received one huge heavey clear plexi box chock full of chocolates from Viva. Read more »

Milk’s Qerqe3an Gift

By | August 6, 2012

One of the memorable Gergai3an gifts I’ve recieved this past week was Milk’s Gergai3an! It came in a big green cooler… why? Read more »

Review: The Hamad Cake from The Chocolate Bar

By | July 27, 2012

My dear friend and fellow blogger M3a 7amad Qalam sent me a big fat gooey chocolate cake named after him from the Chocolate Bar. Read more »

Zain’s Chocolate Day Celebration

By | July 11, 2012

I can’t believe its been a year already but masha2 Allah times flies so fast and last Sunday Zain invited us to the celebrate Chocolate Day again (post) in Chocolate Bar Al-Bidaa. Read more »

A Tour in Lazurd’s Chocolate Making Kitchen

By | July 9, 2012

We were invited last Saturday to visit Lazurd’s catering factory in Ardiya and witness how their new range of Ramadan chocolates are made. Read more »

Review: DeBrand Chocolatier

By | June 24, 2012

Just before I was about to leave for Dubai last week there was a knock on the door and a big white bag was delivered to me. The name on the bag? DeBrand Chocolatier. Read more »

Naora, Summer 2012 limited Edition Coffee from Nespresso

By | June 11, 2012

Guess who got herself a new treat? Nespresso have a new limited edition coffee tablet for the summer and the name is Naora! Read more »

Things 2 Do in London: Cyber Candy Store

By | March 12, 2012

On instagram I have posted a picture of a new type of m&ms I had gotten: Raspberry and Dark Chocolate m&ms! A lot have asked about it. It came from one of my favorite London shops: Cyber Candy. Read more »

Things 2 Get 4m London: Nespresso’s Orange Dolcetti Biscuits

By | January 23, 2012

When I am in London I make sure to stock up on two types of biscuits for my Nespresso coffee: The mini Almond biscotti and the Dolcetti Read more »