World Jollof Day 2018: Three fun recipes to try
In honour of the forthcoming World Jollof Rice Day which is now celebrated annually on the 22nd of August, here are some Jollof recipes and techniques that you would love: Native Jollof Rice, Jollof Spaghetti and Basmati Jollof Rice.
Seven food shopping mistakes you may be making
Buying what we need while also keeping the grocery bill down as much as possible is what most of us desire. Yet, we keep making the same mistakes when food shopping because we are not conscious of them.
Keeping Up With Sisi Yemmie: The Inspirational Vlogger
There are few Nigerian creatives who have been able to wield YouTube like Yemisi Odusanya. Sisi Yemmie, as she is popularly known as, has over 14 million views on YouTube — an impressive number. Her videos cut across food, lifestyle, relationships and parenting. There are millions of YouTube accounts but what endears her audience to…
Food and drinks to indulge or avoid during Ramadan
Muslims all over the world are fasting daily because it is the Holy month of Ramadan, where they eat at pre-dawn (Suhoor), abstain from eating during the day and break their fast at sunset with a meal called Iftar. These tips will help with knowing what kind of meals to eat, which to avoid, and general health practices.
Three delicious makeover recipes from leftovers
It is common to cook and have some left- overs, especially with rice, soups, yam and more. Not many people like leftovers and it may sit in the fridge for so long before eventually making its way to the bin.
Quick meals for busy families
At least once a week, something unplanned happens - the meal time-table is not followed and I may need to make a quick meal for my family. Times like this call for back up meals and improvisation.
Spatchcock your chicken for Christmas
It’s that time of the year when we eat copious amounts of Jollof Rice, Pop bottles of bubbly Champagne and eats lots of chicken-‘tis the season to be jolly! Traditionally...
How to stop food wastage
World Food Day is annually celebrated on October 16. It typically would have different themes yearly: “Women feed the World” (1998); “Change the future of migration. Invest in food security and rural development” (2017).
Back to school: Seven helpful tips to pack lunch for kids
For parents all over, you know what time of the year this is: it is back to school season! Some parents are jubilant that the kids go back to school after the long break but I have mixed feelings.
Let it burn! Five tips for the perfect Jollof rice
Happy World Jollof Rice Day! Wait, you didn’t know it was a thing? World Jollof Rice Day took place on August 22, 2017. There appears to be three camps for World Jollof Rice Day; those that celebrate it on the August 21, those that choose August 22....