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The Night Before Eid

Get your cookie cutters ready! It’s the night before Eid, and your children are probably stirring excitedly in the house, waiting for the fun to begin. What’s a tasty activity to put that energy and excitement to good use? Eid baking! Preparing sweets before Eid is a great way to get kids excited about their […]

Chocolate Chip Cookie in Mason Jar for #GiveEid Campaign

Sweets, whether homemade or store bought, can make a great gift for neighbors and friends. If you’ve been thinking of ideas for gifts for this year’s #GiveEid campaign, here’s a suggestion: Cookies in a jar! This example uses a recipe for chocolate chip pistachio cookies, but any kind of cookies will work. This is the […]

Chocolate Chip Pistachio Cookies Recipe

Looking for a sweet treat this Ramadan? Look no further than  @sweetconnoisseur‘s delicious pistachio chocolate chip cookies. These moist cookies combine a middle-eastern pistachio flavor with sweet western chocolate to give you the best of both worlds. Great for an Iftar dessert!     Chocolate chip pistachio cookies (Makes approx 3 dozen cookies) Ingredients 3/4 […]

The Night Before Eid

Get your cookie cutters ready! It’s the night before Eid, and your children are probably stirring excitedly in the house, waiting for the fun to begin. What’s a tasty activity to put that energy and excitement to good use? Eid baking! Preparing sweets before Eid is a great way to get kids excited about their holiday, and also a way for them to bid farewell to the month of Ramadan– although the strong, wafting smell of cookies may not help much when you’re fasting!

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Kids will love molding and decorating cookies and cupcakes– especially those with an Eid or Ramadan theme. You can bake last minute or start days in advance to begin the Ramadan countdown.

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Your little artists can help you create gorgeous arrangements.

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The finished products can be used as deserts, snacks, or gifts and if you decide to do the latter do not forget to boast about it by taking pictures and posting them on Instagram with #GiveEid

Happy baking and Eid MubaraK!

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 Photos by @sweetconnoisseur