Entries by Amna Haq

Get Ready for Fall Fitness

The end of summer can be traumatic for those of us who think anything below 40 degrees qualifies as ‘arctic.’ Still, even I have to admit that there’s something crisp and clean about cool fall mornings, free of stifling heat and humidity. This weather makes for some of the best outdoor workouts all year long. […]

5 foods you should eat this fall

Your mom probably never gave you better advice than when she said, “Eat your fruits and veggies.” But eating healthy may seem harder come fall, when favorite produce options dwindle and less familiar ones appear. Never fear. Now that warm months are gone — and with them the berries, corn and other produce we find […]

50 Activities for Autumn

Fall = fun activities for families! We live in Texas where the temps are brutal in the summer, not much we want to do outside other than play in the pool – For us, Autumn means a chance to go on fun family dates. Each Saturday morning we do an activity together as a family. Here are […]

Fall Vegetable Gardening

Autumn’s mild temperatures create perfect growing conditions for cool-season crops such as lettuce and spinach — so enjoy late-season treats by planting a fall vegetable garden. Summer might be high season in the vegetable garden, but autumn also brings wonderful rewards. Fast-growing salad crops will revive the most bedraggled fall garden, and good care can keep sweet root […]

Steak with Mushroom Ragout

Steak with Mushroom Ragout From Crescent Foods Premium All Natural Halal Chicken & Beef Products Print Dig-in Total 00:15 Prep 00:05 Cook 00:10 High cal Calories 715kcal High fat Total Fat 53g High sat-fat Saturated Fat 24g High chol Cholesterol 251mg sodium Sodium 196mg Low carbs Total Carbohydrate 1g Serving size 316g Calories from fat […]

Caribbean-Style Grilled Citrus Chicken

Caribbean-Style Grilled Citrus Chicken From Crescent Foods Premium All Natural Halal Chicken & Beef Products Print Total 43:21 Prep 00:10 Cook 43:11 4 servings Servings 1234567891011121314151617181920 Ingredients 4 skinless, boneless chicken breasts Olive or canola oil 3 cloves garlic, pressed through garlic press Zest of 1 lime Zest of 1 lemon Zest of 1 orange […]

Easy Pepper Steak

Easy Pepper Steak From Crescent Foods Premium All Natural Halal Chicken & Beef Products Print Total 00:15 Prep 00:05 Cook 00:10 4 servings Servings 1234567891011121314151617181920 MetricUS Ingredients Marinade Ingredients: 1/4 cup soy sauce 1/3 cup water 2 Tbsp. rice vinegar 1 Tbsp. corn starch 1/8 tsp. coarsely-ground black pepper Pepper Steak Ingredients: 1 lb. Angus […]

Chinese Broccoli Beef Noodle Stir Fry

Chinese Broccoli Beef Noodle Stir Fry From Crescent Foods Premium All Natural Halal Chicken & Beef Products Print Total 00:30 Prep 00:20 Cook 00:10 4 servings Servings 1234567891011121314151617181920 MetricUS Ingredients 3 tablespoons soy sauce 3 tablespoons oyster sauce 3 tablespoons rice vinegar 1 tablespoon sugar 1 tablespoon tapioca starch or cornstarch 1 teaspoon dark sesame […]

Tender Beef Kebabs (Shashlik)

Tender Beef Kebabs (Shashlik) From Crescent Foods Premium All Natural Halal Chicken & Beef Products Print Total 00:40 Prep 00:30 Cook 00:10 4 servings Servings 1234567891011121314151617181920 MetricUS Ingredients Ingredients for Steak Kabobs: 2 lbs Angus Beef Stew 2 Bell peppers, any color, sliced into 1½“ wide pieces 1 large Purple Onion, sliced into 1½“ wide […]