Drinks

Carrot and Ginger Juice

Losing weight/ healthier eating is the most common new year’s resolution for 2017. That said, I normally purpose to share healthy recipes on here with the occasional indulgent dish. This carrot and ginger juice is perfect for those trying to incorporate juices into their diet but are still scared to […]

 
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Strawberry Banana Milkshake

Looking to indulge yourself with a refreshing drink? How about a milkshake? And I’m not talking about buying , make some right in the comfort of your home. A tall glass of strawberry banana milkshake. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 
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Thirsty Thursday: Chocolate Chip Banana Ice Cream

So much for continuous posting for 30 days! Anyway I’m back and with a homemade ice cream recipe. You buy a bunch of bananas and as the days go by you realise they are ripening faster than you can eat them. What to do? Make some Chocolate chip banana ice cream. […]

 
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Thirsty Thursday: Strawberry Lemonade

Out with the lemonade and in comes strawberry lemonade. Refreshing drink, perfect for a sunny afternoon after a lovely meal. A combo of freshly squeezed lemon juice and strawberries. I enjoy having lemonade especially when eating out and I figured I should try making some at home. Instead of the […]

 

Homemade Hot Chocolate

It’s cold season here in Nairobi, well it’s supposed to be cold. However we’ve had a fair share of sun and dust this July. Anyway, today is gloomy and cold and what better way to keep the cold at bay than enjoying a cup of hot chocolate? I have never […]

 

Kiwi and Banana Smoothie

Happy 2014 foodies! New year, new things and hopefully regular posting 🙂 Now the smoothie, first things first we almost finished the kiwis before actually adding them to the blender,they were so delicious. Ingredients: 2 very ripe bananas – mine were frozen 2 kiwi fruits 300 ml vanilla yoghurt In […]

 

Anything goes

You basically put all the fruits you have on hand and make a smoothie. Ingredients: 2 ripe bananas sliced A handful of strawberries, hauled and sliced 3-4 grapes (i had the ones with seeds) 2 tree tomatoes 1/2 mango diced 1 cup vanilla yoghurt Smoothies are best for quick lunches […]

 

Mango and Tree Tomato Smoothie

A while back my loving mother in law sent my husband with some tree tomatoes/ tamarillos (matunda ya damu) . I had a mango that didn’t seem sweet and since I had some vanilla yoghurt in the fridge I decided to make a smoothie. Well with my excitement of inventing a […]

 

Quick fix: Strawberry Banana Smoothie

I saw this on Laura in the kitchen and I just had to try it out. The ingredients are pretty simple and  easily accessible well except for the strawberries which at times can be hard to find. You can make this in literary in no time since all you need […]