Last night Love discovered this song. Don't' ask me how or where - great minds have their own ways 😉 And we are hooked! A most positive song with refreshingly smiley video. Hope you'll enjoy it as much as we do! Meanwhile, I'm off to listen to some more of these guys. Morocco by Moon… Continue reading Take a Moon Taxi to Morocco!
Hamsa is a hand-shaped amulet believed to protect against the evil eye. It is an ancient symbol in the shape of an open right hand, present in Judaism, Islam and Christianity. In Christianity we call it the Hand of Mary, while it is the hand of Miriam in Judaism and the Hand of Fatima, the… Continue reading Fatima and her Hand – a Protection Symbol
Ramadan is almost over and I could not help cooking the most traditional Moroccan cookie - Shebakia. It's a sesame cookie, coated in honey, crunchy, chewy and very exotic! In two words - it's quite one of a kind. Here I must warn you in case you are rushing Google for the recipe (which by… Continue reading Shebakia, ultimate Moroccan sesame cookie
Oum, a charming young woman who sings "The Soul of Morocco" is turning 36 tomorrow! Many happy returns to her! Enjoy bit of Oum's vibrant videos, sweet voice and authentic personality: This is the very song of hers that I heard. Now I am hooked 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eWVIycVqaMM Oum Live in a concert: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-0duqvNqlM Oh, and… Continue reading The Soul of Morocco is 36!
Whether you are into yoga, meditations, mountain-climbing, biking or any other stress-relief methods, this music is for you. Whether you are driving, going to bed, cooking or making love - this music is for YOU. Whether you are into ultra-hyper-electro-trance, hard rock, classical or any other - this music IS for you. This music speaks… Continue reading Music for the Real Soul
Prepare yourselves, as this is going to be tough on your bellies.Moroccan cuisine... My eyes roll and my mouth water... A note to the connoisseurs of international cuisines regarding Moroccan cuisine: my experience has proven that UNLESS you tasted Moroccan cooking IN Morocco, at a LOCAL restaurant, NOT in a fancy touristic one, you have… Continue reading Pancakes Around the World, part 2
Good morning! I hope you all has a peaceful and rest-full weekend! Here is a bit of magical uplifting music to waken the spirit and fine-tune the inner strings. Gnawa Diffusion, a modern band from Algeria. As talented as they come. Gnawa Diffusion - Algeria: http://youtu.be/RqB5UeiCkmA Amazigh Kateb - the Lead, the Head and the Voice… Continue reading Gnawa Diffusion – music for the soul