• Category Archives: Dessert Recipes

    home made caramel sauce

    Home Made Caramel Sauce

    Once I learned how to make home made caramel sauce, I have not gone back to the store bought version. That way I can control the quantity I want to have in my fridge at a time without worrying if it would take up space and be one of those things I do not end

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    how to make milo cake bites

    Milo Cake Bites

    It was Canadian Thanksgiving the past weekend and I was skyping in with my family and watching them prepare several yummy dishes. My brother was in charge of Jollof Rice and Chicken because no thanksgiving is complete without Jollof rice once a Nigerian is present. My sister was in charge of mashed potatoes, My cousin was

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    nigerian desserts zobo tart

    Zobo Lemon Tarts

    I can pretend I have a story for how these zobo lemon tarts came to be in my kitchen but to tell the truth I don’t. I really was just craving lemon tarts. I went into the kitchen, started making the crust and spotted my zobo in the background. I decided to add that to

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    Coconut guava icecream

    Coconut Guava Ice cream

    The past few days in Boston have been sweltering hot. It makes you just want to stick your head in the freezer. I decided to do something about it. Last month was ice-cream month and I had already whipped this ice cream recipe up but due to technical difficulties I could not post it. Well

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    over ripe plantain toffee

    Plantain Toffee Balls

    This past week I challenged myself to try to blog everyday and I had a ton of recipes I had made, photographed and were just sitting on my memory card. It was time to do something about that, hence the extra activity you see on my blog. This post was inspired quite randomly to be

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    chocolate banana milkshake

    Banana Milo Milkshake

    A few days ago, I posted on the Afrolems Instagram page about Milo and how we want the crunch back. A lot of people seemed to agree with me. We hope Nestle hears our cry and gives us the crunch back. The crunch was however not relevant in this milkshake but the shake was delicious.

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    jelly donuts

    Mini Jelly Donuts

    I have to put out a quick disclaimer to say this is not the type of donut that has jelly in it. It just has jelly on top of it. I did successfully get the jelly in the donuts with a pastry bag and toothpick. It just did not make it to the blog because

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    Cinnamon CHin chin

    Cinnamon Flavored Chin Chin

    For the past month on my blog, I have noticed in a surge in the search of chin chin recipes. The focus has been on soft chin chin for some reason and luckily i had the recipe already uploaded. Now that i am in the middle of my #12daysofChristmas series, I decided to slide in

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    toasted coconut cake

    Coconut Cake

    I have been holding back on baking this cake because I did not have anyone to share it with. I had a sleepover at my friends place this weekend and it was the perfect time to bake so I could share It was pretty easy to make and you do not need a cake mixer

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