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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Giligilani : Bringing Fresh Herbs to Your Doorstep

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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Easy Banana Pancakes

Ever had so many bananas in your kitchen and you’re wondering what to do with the black, overripe ones? Don’t throw them away. Here’s a quick and super easy recipe you can try out. You’ll need: 3 Ripe bananas 1 Cup Self raising flour (Make your own using 1 cup …

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A Taste of Iftar at Adega, Nairobi

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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A Guide to Choosing The Perfect Tomato

I was busy gathering my ingredients to fix a quick lunch late in the afternoon when I noticed how beautiful the tomatoes looked as the light from the kitchen window gently fell upon them. So I decided to post take a couple of pictures for the sole reason that I …

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Banana Pancakes

Today’s recipe is courtesy of @Susan_Mumbua. Susan is a geek ,  soon-to-be Telecommunications Engineer , who is also very passionate football matters ( She’s a MUFC fan to be precise). Probably one of the coolest chics I know from way back in high school and has been one of the most …

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Dining on Company Dime: Brew Bistro, Westlands

 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 …

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Scenes From The Chapati Forum

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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Foodie Social: Meet Shad the Rackster :)

 Beginning of this year, I made a resolution to get to know more about the creatives within my circles and share their work as widely as I can because good work deserves all the right attention. So i figured, since I have this food blog, why not create a small section …

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