Schönefeld: Za’atar day, December 17th, 2015

Every day, my Arabic speaking kids at school ask me which new Arabic word I learned. Today, it’s Za’atar (زَعْتَر) Za’atar is a mixture of spices, mainly thyme, oregano, sesame seeds and marjoram. One of the interpreters bought a jar full of this, added to olive oil. He tells us that people like to put … More Schönefeld: Za’atar day, December 17th, 2015