Spicy Potato & Carrot Soup (Vegan)

The cold season is fast approaching and what better way to keep warm than to fill your belly with some delicious soup! This is a cheat recipe on how to make flavorful soup at home with ease.  Ingredients 6 Large Potatoes 3 Carrots 1 Inch of Fresh Ginger 1 inch …

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Banana & Chocolate-Chip Muffins

If you’ve been racking your brain for hours, wondering what to do with the overripe bananas sitting on your kitchen counter; worry no more. Here’s a simple recipe that you can try out on a slow day;   Ingredients 2 Cups Whole Purpose Flour 3/4 Cup Sugar 4 Ripe Bananas …

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Easy Nut & Raisin Granola

This is one of the easiest and fail-proof Granola Recipe. Here’s what you need to make it; Ingredients 2 Cups Rolled/Whole Oats 1 Cup Roasted Peanuts (An assortment of various nuts may also be used) 1/3 Cup Raisins 1/4 Cup Honey 2 Tbsp Coconut Oil ( Can be substituted with …

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Uber Eats is Now in Nairobi !

Uber’s food ordering and delivery platform, Uber Eats , is now in Nairobi! The official launch, which took place on 29th May 2018, has seen Nairobi become the fourth city in Africa (after Johannesburg, Durban and Capetown) where the platform is operating. The Uber Eats app, is available for both iOS and …

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Green Spoon Kenya: The Online Shop for the Conscious Foodies

The current generation is becoming increasingly conscious about what they consume in terms of food and produce. While some do it for health reasons; others are doing it because they have embraced the culture of sustainable living.  This is where Greenspoon  comes. The online food store seeks to give to …

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5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Distant Relatives Kilifi

Folks travel for various reasons. Some travel to explore new worlds; others to go back to familiar places in search of memories of days long gone. Still, others do so in a pursuit  find themselves while others travel to run away from themselves.  I travelled to Kilifi  in a bid to …

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Mbaazi za Nazi

Cooking any Swahili dish requires whole load of patience. Cooking Mbaazi za Nazi is no exception. Mbaazi za Nazi is a dish that’s  famous in Kenya’s Coastal area as a breakfast meal to accompany Mahamri or Chapati.  Making it at home isn’t as hard as it sounds; you just need to …

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How to Make Mahamri

One Saturday morning recently, the Mahamri cravings really struck me and I decided  to try my hand in making them. I had no other plans and my day was free, why not? I found this perfect recipe by  Somali Kitchen and it’s the one I used. You can also check …

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10 Must-Try Street Foods in Lamu Town

Skyward Express gave me the chance to explore Lamu Island some time beginning of this month. Top on my priority list was learning as much as I could about the authentic and common foods enjoyed in the historic town;  and what better way to do this other than sampling the street …

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