Baklava fingers (268 calories per serve)


One of my Mom’s favourite sweets is baklava. She refers to it as “that Turkish sweet” (hopefully I haven’t offended the Greeks reading this). I like my baklavas to be slightly crispy on the outside as opposed to being soggy and drenched in syrup. Unfortunately, the ones we buy at the shops are often quite…

Spiced couscous salad with raisins (226 calories per serve)


When my little brother tried couscous for the first time, he described it as “small rice” because that was what it looked like. This recipe is inspired from George, Lewis, and Pickford’sĀ 15-Minute FeastsĀ but I’ve made it a little bit more complex to bring out the flavours a bit more. The rule with couscous is roughly…