Author: leotunapika

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Raspberry Cinnamon Rolls

These buns will be the end of me, well the my waistline at least. I enjoy baking and cinnamon rolls are those indulgent things that I occasionally make and recently when I found some raspberries on sale I just had to buy them. I know some of us might find […]

 

Cumin and Cinnamon Sweet Potato Fries

Currently in Nairobi the price of potatoes is unbelievably high making it extra hard for potato lovers to enjoy their guilty pleasure, fries. That said, let me introduce you to sweet potatoes which in my opinion are better than potato fries, well on most days. Sweet potatoes are super nutritious […]

 
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Chocolate Orange Pancakes

There are those combinations that work so well together and chocolate and orange is one of them. I paired the two to make some fluffy pancakes which disappeared in seconds after they were done. Once again, my non pancake eating brother , Mr. Jobs devoured several. I also got some […]

 
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Chicken Samosas

It’s ironic the first samosa recipe I share on here is chicken because I prefer vegetable samosas to any other kind. That said, samosas are great snacks or appetisers and are surprisingly easy to make once you have the samosa pockets. I prefer making my own samosa pockets and I […]

 

How to: Samosa Pockets

Ever heard of a person who failed at using pre made samosa sheets? Well I did! In my defense as soon as I had started to work with the sheets my other daughter (we were blessed with another girl back in November last year) woke up and I had to […]

 
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Creamy Garlic and Mushroom Spaghetti

Are there some foods that you never ate growing up? For me, mushrooms are part of that list, I don’t remember when I first ate them but I think it must have been on a pizza then I graduated to mushroom soup and eventually sauteed mushrooms. I have come to […]

 

What’s Good Wednesday : Breakfast with the King

Happy Wednesday my lovely readers! This past weekend, I had the honour of attending Jasmine Macharia’s book launch. Jaz is a fellow food blogger, who has recently authored a recipe book, Breakfast with the King. The book has 70 breakfast recipes and is also a devotional. How dope? Facebook Twitter […]

 
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Strawberries and Cream Crepe Cake

Happy Pancake Day! What better way to celebrate #ShroveTuesday than to share a crepe cake recipe? These simple cinnamon crepes are layered and filled with strawberries and cream. Yum! Perfect to serve as dessert when entertaining a group of people. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 
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Wholemeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’m a serious sweet tooth and a chocolate lover so what better way to indulge than to enjoy some chocolate chip cookies. I made them wholemeal to try make them a bit ‘healthier’. Cookies are great to have on hand and are pretty easy to make, all you need is […]

 

Mug Cakes and Valentine’s Giveaway {CLOSED}

Happy Valentine’s Day It’s been a while since I’ve done a giveaway and what better way to celebrate today than sharing the love with one of you guys? Valentine’s for me,is just another day, plus we (hubby and I) don’t particularly celebrate it and thus no expectations on each other. […]