Strawberry Apple Sauce
Jun12

Strawberry Apple Sauce

STRAWBERRY APPLE SAUCE My family loves this sauce. We eat it with waffles, pancakes, french toast. The best part is that it is very easy to prepare. INGREDIENTS 1 pound of strawberries 1/2 cup of sugar 3 large fuji apples (peeled and diced) Juice of half of one lemons DIRECTIONS In a casserole dish add the strawberries, apples, sugar and lemon juice, toss Cover with a foil and make hole on top of foil to let out steam Put in a 350...

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Jellof Rice and Beans
Jun12

Jellof Rice and Beans

JOLLOF RICE AND BEANS This is an easy fix when you have left over white rice and stew, and you want to make a total new dish. Simply boil beans until it becomes tender. Note that the amount of beans to boil will depend whether you want more of the taste of beans or rice in the Jollof rice and beans. And just like that you’ve made something new without breaking a sweat. INGREDIENTS Cooked beans Cooked white rice The stew Any...

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Ginger Orange ‘Zobo’ Cocktail
Jun12

Ginger Orange ‘Zobo’ Cocktail

GINGER ORANGE ‘ZOBO’ COCKTAIL Once on a vacation with my family on St. Vincent and the Grenadines, one of the eastern Caribbean Islands, I went to their local market which is what I always like to do when I visit a new place. I like to visit local markets because that’s the bestΒ  place to discover indigenous species of vegetables and fruits, and of course, the best place to buy farm fresh produce. To my surprise I...

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Easy Red Stew Recipe
Jun12

Easy Red Stew Recipe

EASY RED STEW WITH FRESH TOMATOES AND RED BELL PEPPERS Summer is that time of year when you have abundance of fresh vegetables and ingredients and at good prices. It it the time to infuse freshness to your meals. In Nigeria, rice dishes are customary on Sundays, and rice and stew are always a favorite. Today I am sharing my easy recipe for making delicious stew using fresh tomatoes and red peppers,a great alternative to using tin/can...

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Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
Jun10

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

CHOCOLATE DIPPED STRAWBERRIES. This dessert is just not only an easy dessert to make but also will cost almost nothing compared to if you bought them from fancy chocolate store. When strawberries are in season this is the dessert I always make to impress my guest. This recipe requires only two ingredients; sweet strawberries and ‘dipping chocolate’ DIRECTIONS Wash your strawberries and leave them drain and dry off all...

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