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Meals to Quickly Ease Your Body Back From a Long Fast

Meals to Quickly Ease Your Body Back From a Long Fast

Posted on June 24, 2017 in Living Well with 0 Comments

Ramadan Mubarak to all our Muslim Faithful observing the holy month of fasting. We hope your fast has been coming along well and that you have been taking special care to treat yourselves with the meal options we advised for Sahur and Iftar. As the holy month of fasting draws to a close, we would […]

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Kitchen Essentials: Setting Up Your Kitchen

Kitchen Essentials: Setting Up Your Kitchen

Posted on June 11, 2017 in Living Well, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

We’ve been bringing you posts on several recipes and relevant info on benefits of and how to make certain meals. In this post, we want to give a general overview of the basic things you need to set up your own kitchen. For so many people, how to set up a kitchen may not be […]

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Best Gift Ideas for a Foodie – Giving Tips

Best Gift Ideas for a Foodie – Giving Tips

Posted on June 4, 2017 in Living Well with 0 Comments

Do you ever find yourself at a loss for gift ideas for your friends? Gift-giving can be a tricky affair for many people because finding the perfect gift is about finding something that has utility for the recipient. There are loads of gift ideas you must have to explore but doesn’t tally with the person […]

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Cooking Tips

Couscous: The Rice & Pasta Alternative You Should Try

Couscous: The Rice & Pasta Alternative You Should Try

Posted on April 8, 2017 in Cooking Tips with 0 Comments

Barring noodles, there’s not another rice or pasta alternative that is so easy to prepare. And noodles don’t quite count as an alternative to rice and pasta. Couscous is made from steamed and dried durum wheat cut into granules. The product is of North African origin and has become so popular it is now a common […]

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Freezing Leftovers

Freezing Leftovers

Posted on March 10, 2016 in Cooking Tips with 0 Comments

Many Nigerian cooks will already be aware of the practice of freezing stews and storing them, more times than not, in an empty ice cream tub. However, did you know that you can also freeze fresh ingredients too in order to avoid waste? For example, that red wine you used to make your rich sauce? […]

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How to finely chop vegetables

How to finely chop vegetables

Posted on March 10, 2016 in Cooking Tips with 0 Comments

The key thing to remember when attempting to finely chop your vegetables is that each finger has a designated role. Place your thumb at one end of the vegetable and your little (pinky) finger on the other end to hold the vegetable in place. Use your ring finger and your index finger to hold the […]

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Cooking Occasions

Ramadan: To Eat VS Not To Eat [Infographic]

Ramadan: To Eat VS Not To Eat [Infographic]

Posted on May 27, 2017 in Cooking Occasions with 0 Comments

As-salāmu ʿalaykum to our readers embarking on the Ramadan fasting this month. We wish you peace and blessings as you seek the face of Allah in this holy month.   In a previous post, we shared some tips with you on how to observe a healthy fast during Ramadan. In this post, we’re going to […]

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5 Ways To Eat Plantain (That Aren’t Dodo)

5 Ways To Eat Plantain (That Aren’t Dodo)

Posted on March 31, 2017 in Cooking Occasions with 1 Comment

More often than not, when people talk about plantain, they usually have dodo (fried plantain) in mind. It’s not surprising – dodo is right up there among the irresistible meals served in Nigeria. It almost has like a cult following of sorts, even, judging by how people talk about it on social media. Dodo is […]

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One Bird to Water Your Appetite

One Bird to Water Your Appetite

Posted on March 10, 2017 in Cooking Occasions with 0 Comments

Hello there! We hope you’ve been trying out the various recipes we’ve shared with you over the last couple of weeks? Today, we will be looking at the various ways you can prepare and enjoy chicken. Contrary to popular opinion, there are so many ways to have chicken other than eating it fried. Well, it’s […]

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Meals to Quickly Ease Your Body Back From a Long Fast

Ramadan Mubarak to all our Muslim Faithful observing the holy month of fasting. We hope your fast has been coming along well and that you have been taking special care to treat yourselves with the meal options we advised for Sahur and Iftar. As the holy month of fasting draws to a close, we would […]

Continue Reading

Kitchen Essentials: Setting Up Your Kitchen

We’ve been bringing you posts on several recipes and relevant info on benefits of and how to make certain meals. In this post, we want to give a general overview of the basic things you need to set up your own kitchen. For so many people, how to set up a kitchen may not be […]

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Best Gift Ideas for a Foodie – Giving Tips

Do you ever find yourself at a loss for gift ideas for your friends? Gift-giving can be a tricky affair for many people because finding the perfect gift is about finding something that has utility for the recipient. There are loads of gift ideas you must have to explore but doesn’t tally with the person […]

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