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Coconut Rice and Beans

This is one of my absolute favorite ways to eat rice and beans, it’s so delicious you might just forget the stew. I decided to make this version plain because of the way I was serving it, you can make […]

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Bulgur Jollof

I love rice, like I actually love rice so so much. however,  my love for rice pales in comparison to my sister’s. I have never met a greater lover of rice. She is on a #fitfam journey and constantly asking […]

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Iresi Eyin- Yoruba Style Local Jollof

This is a recipe my grandmother used to make, the combination of Iru (Locust beans) and firewood smoke made this one of my favorite things to eat. For those of us without the luxury of making this with open pit […]

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Quinoa Shrimp Stir-Fry

The very beautiful Atim of Afrolems.com inspired lunch for today. This dish was inspired by her  Suya chicken Quinoa Stir fry, you should check it out. For my variation, I decided to make use of Shrimp and coconut oil to […]

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Nigerian Sushi

I love Asian food and have recreated many of their dishes, but I have never really been a big fan of Sushi. My husband on the other hand loves sushi and he is a loyal customer of the Sushi bar. […]

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Jollof Rice (Brown Rice)

Hello lovelies! I am really excited for this recipe, I am constantly trying to eat healthy and the more health food education I get the more guilt I feel about eating ordinary white rice. This week I decided to make […]