Barbecued Octopus Anyone?
Barbecued Octopus Anyone?
22nd Nov 2018
Categories: Sea Food, Spice, Soups, Snacks
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Some time back, like a year ago, a friend of ours shared a link to a website that sold sea fish and I didn’t give much thought to it. He does love his salmon and for him, the website was such a breath of fresh air... being empowered to buy fresh salmon at the click of a button! 

Then I started craving sea fish... you know, the kind that’s only sold at a ...

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Tofu Stir-Fry
Tofu Stir-Fry
26th Jul 2018
Category: Spice
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A while back, I shared a picture on my Instagram page of our dinner, which happened to have been a nice vegetable stir-fry, featuring bok choy and tofu and I got a lot of people asking about it. If you'd like to know more about tofu with regards to where to buy it and how to prepare it, I'd recommend you read my previous posts on tofu here and here.

This particular blog ...

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Pan-Fried Potatoes
Pan-Fried Potatoes
12th Jul 2018
Categories: Spice, Breakfast
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If there's one food that I can eat all day every day, it is the potato. Whether mashed, boiled, roasted or fried, I just love potatoes and we look for every opportunity to have them, especially for breakfast. 

It's a bit sad that the prices of potatoes have increased over the past couple of days, I heard it was as a result of floods that swept away a large portion of the crop ...

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Crunchy Fish Recipe
Crunchy Fish Recipe
31st May 2018
Category: Spice
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One of the things that I'd prayed about concerning my future partner was that he would naturally have a love for fish! Yes, fish :-D! For the longest time, I thought that I would eventually end up with someone from the Lake Side. I had planned on how I'd eat fish all day every day and eventually pass the genius gene from Omega 3 to my children! 

At some point, I thought I ...

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Healthy Oatmeal Cupcakes
Healthy Oatmeal Cupcakes
25th May 2018
Categories: Spice, Sugar
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Time: 30 Min 
Serving: 16 small cupcakes

Having a father with diabetes pushes my creativity to make tasty pastries that are wholesome yet sweet enough to be enjoyed by everyone else. I think, as a family, we were all shocked when we heard that our father had diabetes. We didn't know what to expect or how his life would change. It was the first case in our whole extended family and I think we ...

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Tasty Lentil Soup
Tasty Lentil Soup
18th Apr 2018
Categories: Spice, Soups
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The most amazing thing about being a creative millennial is that we easily get bored with eating the same boring food over and over again! This was the case with my friend Ithan, who has been complaining about being bored with the predictability of his meals from rice and ugali to spaghetti or chapati with a very limited variety of sides to have them with. 

I also get bored with the same old starches and ...

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Tofu for beginners: Part 2
Tofu for beginners: Part 2
15th Mar 2018
Categories: Everything Nice, Spice
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If you're new to tofu and you'd like to read more about it, I'd recommend you go through this post over here.

In today's post, I'll show you how to prepare tofu and share a really nice recipe that I use occasionally.

For starters, tofu generally has a lot of moisture and the first thing you should do once you've purchased your tofu is to remove some of the ...

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Scrumptious Butternut Soup
Scrumptious Butternut Soup
13th Mar 2018
Categories: Spice, Soups
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Serving: 4

Prep Time: 45 min

Did you know that you can use absolutely any vegetable in your pantry to make soups?

Any kind of soup can make a dull day turn bright and my happy place soup is this simple to make butternut soup that will leave you licking your soup bowl.  This is our no-brainer dinner option when we want to have something simple yet amazing.

The beautiful thing about the butternut vegetable ...

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About Me
About me
Food has always fascinated me and one of the things I love doing is ensuring that I just don't create food for consumption but create art that I can indulge in using all my senses. Join me in this culinary experience!