Americanah–Chimamanda Adichie

I️ just finished reading Chimamanda's Americanah for the second time (I rarely read books twice) and I️ just feel all kinds of way. I️ feel connection, I️ feel conflicted, I️ feel lost, and I️ feel confused. I️ think it is so beautifully written and she has the ability to truly put to words the many... Continue Reading →

Chocolate Crepes with Spiced Ice Cream

You can never have too much chocolate am I right? Especially on Valentine's day. If you are celebrating Valentine's day with someone special or enjoying Single's Appreciation Day, here is a recipe either your loved one or you can enjoy. This breakfast is decadent and easy chocolate crepes filled with chocolate sauce and topped with... Continue Reading →

Cinnamon Raisin Loaf (Gluten Free)

After every meal, I love to eat something sweet to finish up the entire meal. Lately my mum gave me a big bag of raisins and I was inspired to make something with the raisins. I absolutely love cinnamon raisin, especially the sweetness of the raisins when warm and the fragrance of cinnamon. This recipe... Continue Reading →

Strawberry Chia Jam

Today's recipe is so easy, you can make it with your eyes closed. I have been absolutely loving adding jams to my oatmeals and deserts, and honestly cannot believe I waited this long to make it. This strawberry chia jam is really quick to prep and can be used all week when stored in the... Continue Reading →

Full Ghanaian Breakfast (Vegan)

I have been craving a full breakfast with scrambled tofu and potatoes and beans for a while but instead of potatoes, plantains have sounded like a better option. So I thought to myself, why not make it a Ghanaian full breakfast. Of course being vegan, I am subbing the eggs for tofu and using plantains instead... Continue Reading →

Stay With Me–Ayobami Adebayo

Honestly, I cannot believe the speed at which I inhaled this book. I read the book during my December exam period and the first night I started, I did not put the book down. It was well written, full of emotion and had many unexpected events. Adebayo is an exceptional writer because I  have never... Continue Reading →

Starting the Day Right

The morning is such an important part of the day. It represent a new beginning and sets the tone for the rest of the day. Everyone has a different routine to start the day but I feel that when I start my day with the following steps I have a much better day Start your... Continue Reading →

Vegetable Tomato Sauce

Growing up, egg stew with vegetables was one of the first tomato based sauces I learned to make. I would make this after school and eat with plantains or rice. It was so easy to make and I do miss it sometimes, specifically because of how easy to was to make and accompany with other... Continue Reading →

Chilli Stuffed Sweet Potato

As a student with little to no income, my budget for food is extremely tight. I generally like to spend under 40$ on groceries for the week, which includes all my meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I rarely purchase food on campus just because it is always hard to tell whether foods are completely... Continue Reading →

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