CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP (FT. CRISPY BACON)

Hello everyone! First and foremost, I want to wish all my readers a HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! I know we have just hit the quarter mark but oh well…blame this adulting life that I surely did not sign up for; it was thrust on me involuntarily…sigh! Anywaayys, I’m glad to be back to this blogging life!…

PLANTAIN PARTY

The few times I’ve been to Nyama Mama, I order Plantains as my side dish – WITHOUT FAIL. That has since spiraled into my current addiction to have it with everything. So the other day, I went to the Game store* to specifically buy items that were on my shopping list when my eyes were…

SWEET CHILLI POTATO WEDGES

Let’s be real here. I’m always looking for shortcuts in the kitchen that will save me time and energy. If you’re like me, then this recipe is definitely for you so keep reading! On this day, I knew I needed to make something that will pair with some roasted goat meat aka nyama choma prepared by…

BACK TO THE ROOTS

In Honor of Africa Day, I wanted to share with you a recipe that is made in most(if not all) East African households.  Also, I will be having a friend over for Sunday Lunch next weekend and, she happens to be vegetarian. This is basically getting my mind and taste buds ready for more vegetarian…

LOVE AT FIRST PRAWNS

Seafood is EVERYTHING. Not everything. EVERYTHING! I found my sincere love for seafood two and a half years ago in Malaysia when I basically tried out a variety of them and just couldn’t stop.  As you’ve probably figured out, today’s recipe is all about it! I was craving some prawns and we happened to have…

FOOD COMA

Hands down, Ugandan traditional food won my heart. I was in love with everything I ate during my stay there. Lucky for me, I stayed with a family that showed their love through food. I couldn’t have asked for anything better. Amy and her family welcomed me with open arms and a goat. A GOAT….

CHEESY COMEBACK

Hello Food lovers, It’s been an awfully long minute since I posted here. This time you can blame procrastination. I have the time and content but I would rather binge watch How to Get Away With Murder  all day!!! See my life!!!   I want to start off by giving a big shout out to…

CHAP O’CLOCK

In cooking, there’s room for creativity. I let my mind wander in the process and every single time, I surprise myself. I want to make my own version of everything. Why not? The sky’s the limit. So today’s recipe is something I’ve never done before (Well, technically I have but the additional ingredients I incorporated…

DINER EN BLANC NAIROBI 2016

Dîner en Blanc is a beautifully executed and, by far the most elegant social event I have attended thus far. At the last minute, the secret location is revealed to attendees who have all been patiently waiting to discover where it will take place. Thousands of people, dressed all in white, and conducting themselves with the…