She Ate The City

Quick Lunch @ Chicken House

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Was doing a random photo shoot with my friend in town when the hunger pangs decided to strike. We wanted a place where could have a quick meal before resuming our schedule for the day. Chicken cravings had struck hard; we had two options; the tried and tested Chicken Inn or …

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Giligilani : Bringing Fresh Herbs to Your Doorstep

Commercial Deliveries

Giligilani Fresh Herbs is a Kenyan based agricultural enterprise that specializes in the growing and supplying of a variety of fresh culinary herbs for both commercial and domestic purposes.  The name ‘Giligilani’ is the Swahili word for coriander, the most commonly used herb in Kenya. What inspired Giligilani? Ms. Elsie …

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Getting Caffeinated @ Pointzero Coffee

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Before I proceed with this, I should probably put a huge disclaimer. I am not much of a coffee. But  @NairobiCaffeine has been trying to woo me into loving it by  tagging me along on his Caffeine Adventures.  Having heard and read so much about this café, I finally decided to …

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Taking Stock: The Journey of a Food Blog

Love Life! Keep feeding!

I just realized that it’s been a year since I started this Site (does buying the domain count?). Feeling a bit sentimental and all so I’ve decided to post my blogging journey thus far. The Concept   The idea was born after watching and re-watching too many Antony Bourdain No …

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A Taste of Iftar at Adega, Nairobi

The LM Grilled Chicken :)

Having grown up in the coastal region, Ramadhan was generally an exciting period for me.  (and not for the right reasons, I must say).  You see, our next door neighbour was a large Swahili family, the Mwinyi’s , who happened to be very fond of us. During Iftar, they’d send …

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Dining on Company Dime: Brew Bistro, Westlands

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 Today it’s not She Ate the City, but rather a case of “He Ate the City” …on company chumz. I bet you’re jealous NB//: All expressions and images in this post solely belong to the writer. ***** Brew Bistro recently opened up a new branch in Westlands. It is on …

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A Magical Tea Experience at Leaf & Bean, Nairobi

The smokey goodness in an even sexier glass :)

The people around me know just how much I am obsessed with black tea. I am one of those folks who cannot go a day without a cup , or  two, maybe even three on a bad day.  Being an ardent tea enthusiast; I find myself looking for new brands …

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Scenes From The Chapati Forum

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Last Saturday (18th) , I joined other volunteers at the Chapati Forum that went down at the Moi Avenue Primary School. The Chapati Forum is a charity initiative organized by some youths to feed street families. With living on the streets, most of these families  do not get a chance to …

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Lunch at The Vineyard

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On Wednesday, my newly found buddy and die-hard coffee lover, Kelvin, headed over to the Vineyard Bar and Restaurant along Rhapta road to check out the place. This was after much praise from Kelvin about the Pizza at the joint. We were met by the Restaurant Manager Ms. Sarah (a …

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