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Powered Up Akara

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The lovely Nma of Nigerian Lazy Chef sent me a picture of her akara crepes and I really loved it. She inspired me to step up my akara game. Thanks Nma!

Akara Pancakes happened for me as an accidental discovery about […]

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Wholewheat Nigerian Meat pie

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Healthy Nigerian Meatpie Recipe
I am sure you have noticed that I always present wholewheat version of popular Nigerian snacks, small chops and baked goods as healthier alternatives. Even though most “small chops” are typically unhealthy, they can be enjoyed in […]

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Breakfast Bulgur Wheat

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I am still on the bulgur train, I honestly love the stuff. Loads of people have tried the Bulgur Jollof recipe we shared weeks back and they all loved it. It’s the perfect replacement for rice and a lot of […]

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Puff Puff Sticks – Healthy Puff-Puff Recipe

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I have a confession, I am one of those people that squeeze out the oil in puff puff; I usually cannot bring myself to consume all that oil. So I thought, how can I make puff puff fitfam approved and […]

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Gizzard Suya Flatbread Pizza

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This one is for my fitfam folks, a great healthy way to eat “pizza” without extra calories and guilt that comes with it.  This can serve as a quick lunch or supper.


8-10 pieces chicken Gizzard (boiled & thinly sliced)
1 tablespoon […]

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Pan Fried Akara

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The recipe was inspired by Sunday morning pancake runs in my house. It’s classic Akara without all the oil that comes with deep frying, the taste is amazingly the same as the deep fried version.