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Caffeinated Beverages Are a Perfect Nightcap

Sure, the health influencer set considers this insane. But my 83-year-old Persian grandmother has lived enough life to know better

Should You Be Embarrassed to Confuse ‘Middle Eastern Food’ with ‘Mediterranean Food’?

Surprisingly, some immigrant restaurant owners would prefer you to keep getting it wrong

I Feel a Greater Responsibility to Protect My Parents’ Iranian Culture Than They Do

Cultural appropriation just isn’t as much of a concern for them — but why?