Author: Ajoke

a close shot of lemon scone with a rind of lemon as garnish
Baking

Lemon Scones

Lemon scones is an amazing treat for any time of the day, lemon scones for breakfast, brunch, late night snack bring it on. I could eat this all day! I never want to go into the argument that comes with how to eat scones, especially among Brits, should the cream come […]

 
baked spicy chicken thigh on a plate with coleslaw
Chicken

Baked Spicy Chicken Thigh

I  loooove chicken, feed me with chicken for days and I would be home and dry but please make sure the chicken is moist and spicy. Ain’t nobody got time for bland or dry chicken. My best part of a chicken is the leg and I must be able to crack the bones too. There is a supermarket around here and each time I go to buy my groceries

 
Thick and creamy healthy carrot leek soup served in two white bowls and garnished with fresh thyme. Ready to be eaten with a crusty bread roll on the side
Soup

Easy Carrot Leek Soup

This carrot leek soup will warm hearts and you might just find yourself making it every week. Honestly, apart from the fact that it is a 30 minutes meal, it is very flavourful, good for the cold and super healthy. The first time I made carrot-leek soup was when I […]

 
Nigerian pepper mix is a mixture of red bell pepper, tomatoes, scotch bonnet and onions. It is blended together till desired texture is achieved. it keeps for days in the fridge and can be stored in the freezer too
nigerian soup

Nigerian Pepper Mix (Ata Lilo)

Nigerian cooking 101: Pepper mix | Nigerian pepper mix or pepper base or ata lilo as the Yorubas would call it. In Nigeria, majority of our dishes call for pepper mix/ata lilo and this could be in any form or texture. The almighty Jollof rice calls for pepper mix or […]

 
homemade coleslaw in a bowl placed on a napkin
healthy, salad, vegetarian

5 minutes coleslaw

When you see carrots and cabbage lying fallow in your fridge, what comes to mind? Coleslaw right? Well, if you are a huge fan of coleslaw, then this 5 minutes recipe is for you. Take the regular coleslaw to another level by adding spring onions and coconut shavings to it. Coconut to me, takes most dish to a whole new level. 

 
avocado egg salad made with avocado, eggs, herbs, salt and pepper
Breakfast

Easy Avocado Egg Salad

Nothing says quick breakfast than this simple avocado egg salad on toast.  It is delicious and very easy to make too. This will be ready in 15 minutes or under. I know I have said this quite a number of times that I am sorry for MIA. Honestly I am […]

 
chocolate truffle on a white marble table with a bowl of chocolate on the side
entertainment, Sweets

Garri Chocolate Truffle

I know I say this lot of times that I get excited each time I create a special recipe. Really this time, I am super excited to share this amazing sweet nibble with you all. I call it garri truffle, yeah you heard right… Truffle made with garri. If you grew up enjoying garri cake then you would understand this garri truffle.

 
how to make breakfast potatoes
Breakfast, brunch, healthy

Easy Breakfast Potatoes

  Easy breakfast potatoes made with just 3 ingredients, crispy on the outside, fluffy on the inside and packed with flavour.  They are so easy to make and quick as well, they make a perfect side to breakfast or any other meal that require potatoes. I look forward to breakfast […]