Author: Ajoke

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

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 […]

my active kitchen spices
Seasoning, spices

My Active Kitchen Spices

My Active Kitchen Spices! My Active Kitchen Spices!! My Active Kitchen Spices!!! I can’t contain my joy people SAY HELLO TO THE NEW MY ACTIVE KITCHEN SPICE RANGE Pepper soup spice: A blend of rich and aromatic spices, it works well with soup, fish and meat Hot chilli sauce:made with red […]

zucchini frittata recipe
Breakfast, brunch, dinner

Zucchini Frittata

  I really love eggie breakfast and frittata would always be a winner in my book especially on days I want to bulk up my meals with vegetables. Zucchini frittata has been making an appearance on my table for a while now. I once made a reference in one of […]

how to make vegetable couscous

Vegetable Couscous

This vegetable couscous is good to eat on its own or as a side dish, it is light and very quick to make, you would make this vegetable couscous in less than 30 minutes, yes it’s that quick Recently, I started trying to eat healthy and do some swaps with […]