Articles by Anita Basir

Anita has been part of Eye on the Storm since 2016. She is very passionate about baking and regularly posts new recipes that are easy and delicious.


BAKING UP A STORM: 3 Ingredient Popcorn Chicken

Hi everyone and welcome back to Baking Up a Storm! I think you’ll all be happy to know that I’ve discovered a BAKED version of popcorn chicken using potato chips! Who doesn’t want a slightly healthier version of popcorn chicken so we don’t feel as guilty for eating it?! This recipe is fool-proof with only three ingredients which…


My Lunch At Rideau Hall

On Sunday, December, 11, 2016 I had the honour of attending the Governor General’s annual holiday lunch at Rideau Hall in Ottawa. Now you may be wondering how I had this opportunity to visit the Governor General of Canada, so let me tell you. My cousin is  The Honourable Maryam Monsef – Former Minister of…


Holiday Hot Chocolates

Welcome back to ‘Baking Up A Storm’ – the column that’s all about baking and cooking. As the weather is getting colder, what better way to spend the holiday season than snuggled up by the fireplace with a festive cup of hot chocolate. Well, you’re in luck because this week I’m going to share three…


Baking Up a Storm

Welcome to Baking Up a Storm, a new baking and cooking column where I will be sharing recipes every week for you to try at home. Some of the things you will find in this column include healthy, trending, and seasonal recipes, helpful baking and cooking tips, reviews on local restaurants and video tutorials. To… Thursdays after school in the library. New Members Welcome Anytime!