How to Series, Rice Dishes

Cooking Rice

You know how some seemingly easy to cook food, just throw you off! Rice can be one those! You even wonder if the times you ever cooked it right were a fluke! Growing up, I learnt many tips ranging from adding oil, butter or margarine to rice to prevent it from over cooking and turning… Continue reading Cooking Rice

Breads, Not really a Baker, Therapies

Yaay I made Sourdough Bread

My first attempt ever at making Sourdough bread. As a first timer that made a couple rookie errors I don't feel like I'm an authority to give any sort of recipe yet. I'd just share what making it was like. Not quite the crumb i was looking forward too, but not bad for a first… Continue reading Yaay I made Sourdough Bread

Soups, Soups, Stews and Sauces, Stews and Sauces

Owho Soup

Law school 2008! That was when my friend Efe, enchanted me with this soup. I remember there were about 4 of us that sat on the floor with yellow garri and devoured the entire contains of the bowl of soup her sister Anthonia had brought for her. I couldn't understand the soup and I didn't… Continue reading Owho Soup

Not really a Baker, Therapies

Super Moist Chocolate Cake

Before becoming the lazy baker that I now am, I have used this fail safe recipe for the most sinfully delicious chocolate cake for years! Until I fell i hot hooked on premix. The inclusion of coffee and vinegar gives me an amazing result. This is one of the reasons I always have at least… Continue reading Super Moist Chocolate Cake


Salted Caramel Sauce

My 8 year old was the first to make salted caramel in my house, he found a recipe off YouTube and made it. We had been buying from the stores prior to now. Unfortunately i couldn't find his YouTube link again when I was going to make mine. I eventually found something off Life, Love… Continue reading Salted Caramel Sauce


Hot Honey Herb Chicken Wings

Puff puff and chicken is a legit meal in my house. We mostly eat this as Sunday dinner. For that reason I always have chicken wings in the freezer. Knowing this I walked into my garden to pick some herbs, so i could marinate the chicken before grilling. I picked some Butterfly pea flower as… Continue reading Hot Honey Herb Chicken Wings

Breads, Not really a Baker, Therapies

Focaccia Bread (Rosemary Garlic Focaccia)

The weirdest thing has been happening to me this lockdown period. From about 9 pm I get the urge to bake bread. I just want to get up and start kneading bread. It doesn't help that it seems like the whole world seems to be baking bread at home right now too. All over my… Continue reading Focaccia Bread (Rosemary Garlic Focaccia)