When I made this snack and began photographing it, I started thinking of a story to tell to go with this recipe. My mum mentioned that I include a story about egg rolls and motor parks. I replied saying I had no clue what she was talking about. She said that […]

Nigerian Egg Roll

Summer is here, iced teas are the lightest most refreshing drinks to have under this heat. I mentioned in one of my earlier posts over the weekend that I would be doing an iced tea series. This particular recipe could actually work to fight the common cold when it is […]

Honey Ginger Lemon Iced Tea

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One of the amazing things about the Nigerian menu is the versatility in Ingredients. Tripe is one of them also known as Shaki in Nigeria. When I moved to Canada, I was certain I would have to give up certain ingredients but to my surprise, the Asian grocery stores had […]

Coconut Shaki Soup

Yummy refreshing drinks are made for summer. Once the sun comes out all I want is some iced tea. I decided to add some of my favorite fruits to my iced tea drink. I would be starting a new iced tea series and posting iced tea recipes after every recipe […]

Mango Iced Tea

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Last Year I reached out to one of my followers on Instagram because I saw her post about making Owo soup. There were comments that testified to the goodness of her Owo soup so I decided to ask her for a recipe and one year later here we are. She […]

Owo Soup

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I have had a few people request to add a print option to my recipes. I add them to select recipes because I do not want to make it so easy for people to just take advantage of it and become profitable at my expense. I still think if they […]

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This recipe has been on my mind since last year but the perfect time to execute never came. Today I finally felt ready. It is very simple but the creative direction needed to make sense to me. I needed to evaluate if it would be well received and all that […]

Dodo Gizzard Dumplings

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This meal in my opinion is my quickest weekday dinner if i want something filling, spicy and tasty. I have written several plantain pottage recipes both on the blog and for other publications. The method is the same but you can modify it in different ways to fit what you like and […]

Semi-Ripe Plantain Pottage

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I have to commend the efforts of many Nigerian business owners in the diaspora because many of them have not had any formal training on how to run a restaurant or even how to manage a business so many people are learning as they go. Life lessons are always the […]

11 Ways to Improve your Nigerian Restaurant Abroad

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As I write this post, Nigerian citizens are gearing up for the inauguration of a new president of Nigeria. This is a very significant time for Nigerians as for the first time in a long time, they feel like their voices were heard in terms of the voting process. The […]

Peppered Gizzard Recipe