Author: Gatuiri

Breakfast Potatoes

Happy New Year! Excited about 2019, I’m expecting my third child, yeah, third and the baby is due later in the month. It’s safe to say the Leo tunapika? household is growing so more background noises in my videos. I want to start off the year by sharing this very […]

 

Amaize Nutmeg Cupcakes

Do you ever try out recipes printed out on the packs of food products? I decided to give this maize meal cupcakes recipe on the Amaize pack a try. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 

Amaize Chocolate Chip Cookies

Have you ever tried baking with maize meal? Well, I have and I’m hear to report that the outcome was amaizing (typo is very much intended). I have been working with Amaize flour for the past few weeks trying to develop recipes that don’t centre on what we normally know […]

 

Creamy Butternut Soup

Brrr… It’s rather nippy in Nairobi and I’m about to add socks to my nightwear. Thankfully I have a warm bowl of creamy butternut soup. I know, I know what makes this recipe different from the other two I’ve shared here before? well, one, you can never have too many […]

 
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Raspberry and Lemon Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

I’ve known Rachael for more than half my life! She loves traveling, reading books and dogs. She also runs a travel blog Safari254. Today is her birthday, she had me over at her place over the weekend and we baked a birthday cake. A raspberry and lemon cake with cream […]

 

Mango and Pepper Salad with Thyme Vinaigrette

Mango season calls for a bomb salad and this is it. I don’t think I’ve made the most of this mango season as I would love to but I still have time, I guess. For this salad, you need just two ingredients, yes just two well not taking into account […]

 

Taking Stock and Happy New Year

Morning? Anybody here? I’ve been gone for so long, 7 months. During my hiatus I started doing videos which has been my goal for some time now. Do subscribe . I do intend to continue to share recipes here and the first recipe of the year will go live tomorrow. […]

 

Happy 5th Birthday!ย 

Hey?  It’s been 5 years since I published my first post and delved into this world of food blogging. Wow! I have grown immensely since 2012, my photos are a testament of that ๐Ÿ™‚ . I am yet to achieve the things I thought I would have by now, nonetheless […]

 

Orange Zest French Toast

French toast or toast mayai as we fondly call it here in Kenya is a quick breakfast fix that can be transformed very easily. This time round I added some orange zest and the results were amazing. Ideally a day or two old bread is great with french toast but […]