Side Dishes

April 30, 2013

Yam and fish pepper soup

Hello guys! This is one of my go to meals. It is so easy to make and quiet filling. It is also healthy and if you eliminate the yam, you have a carb free meal. I like to add the carb once in a while because yam is one of my favorite things to eat! Pepper soup is really just fish/meat cooked in broth. What makes it different is adding the pepper soup spice that is a mixture of seeds/herbs that are specific to Nigeria and probably west Africa. The seeds......

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February 03, 2013

Avocados | #Lohis14daysofAphrodisiacs

Avocados are very delicious! I can see why they can be considered an aphrodisiac! They taste like buttery clouds. Probably what the word awesome tastes like. Maybe not but you understand me! My fave way to...

July 05, 2012

RECIPE: Fried Plantains.

Plantains or dodo as they are fondly called are among the favorite food of a lot of my close friends and family!! *I think there is a dodo appreciation community among Nigerians on twitter. I am not joking* Plantains aka...

June 01, 2012

Recipe – Moin Moin

This is another recipe I have had for ages and for some reason unknown to me did not get posted on this blog. I am not a huge fan of beans but somehow moin moin...

September 19, 2011


Plantain can definitely fall into the category of my top 5 foods in the world. Finding new ways to eat them even makes life better! Here is a simple recipe for Gizzard and plantain aka...

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