Breakfast

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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 […]

 
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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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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.  

 
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Mushroom Omelette

Breakfast has to be one of my favourite meals of the day, actually every meal is my favourite, breakfast just tops the list . When it comes to breakfast meals I mostly gravitate towards pancakes or omelettes. Today’s recipe is a simple mushroom omelette. I love mushrooms and great thing is […]

 
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Cinnamon French Toast

Happy New Month! Breakfast has to be my favourite meal of the day and boy do I enjoy making it. Bread is one of those staple breakfast accompaniments in our home and I love serving it differently,whether it’s by applying different spreads from peanut butter to avocado or using it […]

 
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Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Pancakes

I love me some pancakes, I love making them and devouring them. It’s pretty evident considering I have quite a number of pancake recipes on here. I find pancakes pretty versatile to make and you can play with different ingredients from ripe bananas,oats, raisins to chocolate chips. Since I don’t […]

 
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Lemon and Mala Crepes

Happy New Month and Happy Madaraka Day to my Kenyan readers.Nothing beats a great pancake recipe, today I share with you a sour crepe recipe perfect with some honey and sliced bananas. Lemon and mala crepes. A crepe is a type of a very thin pancake.   

 
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Red Velvet Pancakes

Happy Pancake Day! Serendipity is posting a pancake recipe on pancake day! Excitement. Anyway, Valentines is around the corner and I figured this year I might as well share love themed breakfast recipes to cook for your loved ones.  

 
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Guest Post: Cardamom and Lemon Maandazi

Would you believe me if I told you that for the longest time I used to say cardamon instead of cardamom? Funny! Maandazis are not things I usually make and I honestly don’t know why.  Thankfully my husband enjoys making them and does so occasionally. This time round my brother, […]