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Archives for "February 2015"

Happy Couscous Day, or how in Morocco, Friday = Couscous

02/27/2015 by Ellen

Couscous Friday: Culinary Traditions in Morocco TGIF!  Here in Morocco that translates to two very important events: Friday prayer service and couscous.  Similar to the Sunday roast tradition for Christian families in the West, families throughout Morocco gather on Fridays, to join together in prayer at their neighborhood mosque and return home to enjoy a ...

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Day Trip from Fes to Taza, and Everywhere in Between!

02/21/2015 by Ellen

UNEXPECTED FREE DAY IN FES: TAZA DAY TRIP A few weeks ago, when a morning meeting was unexpectedly canceled, Jamal and I found ourselves with some free time. What better way to spend the day than to take a road trip to Taza and visit the nearby Friouato Caves!

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Moroccan Mint Tea: A Sweet Lesson about Hospitality in Morocco

02/13/2015 by Ellen

Moroccan Mint Tea: It's only fitting that our first blog post is about Moroccan Mint Tea. It's a sweet tradition in a culture which values hospitality.

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