Quick meals

Flour Dusted Tilapia

Happy February Foodies! Hope you have taken advantage of the Nairobi Restaurant Week offer, I did 🙂 For those who are yet to try, worry not the offer has been extended to 12 th February. Exciting! I know, now to rob a bank *kidding* I was to post this recipe […]

 

Baked Ripe Bananas

When my mother gave me these bananas, they were green. Since I was in the middle of my exams I kept on postponing on baking them. To make matters worse, the bananas were in a dark coloured storage bag which quickened their ripening process. By the time I got around […]

 

Broccoli Soup

Who’s busy making soup in the middle of sunny January? Well me! Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 

One Pot Pasta

Quick lunch /dinner recipe that will leave your taste buds asking for more. This is a dish I have prepared on several occasions. It’s debut on the blog was as pasta motukanio which is a vegetarian version. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn  

 

Creamed Spinach

The other day I attended an ‘itara’ – it is one of those celebrations that lead up to a wedding, where the bride’s family go to see where the bride will be married i.e the groom’s parents’ home. The catering was so on point and for the first time ever […]

 

Fried Bananas

Sometime back hubby and I had gone for dinner at my parents home and mum had prepared some boiled bananas that complemented the beef and veggies very well. I had never thought of preparing them like that, with new ideas in mind I purposed to try it out. Fast forward […]

 

Green Eggs

Hey foodies, I know, I’ve been away for a while but now I’m back 🙂 Green is my favourite colour so it would only make sense if some of my food is also green, right? Anyway, this is a simple breakfast recipe that could easily serve as light lunch or […]

 

Fried Chicken Strips

Easy as … fried chicken strips 🙂 At times I’m never too sure of what to cook so I normally settle on the star of the meal then I just go with the flow and during those moments I end up ‘creating’ my own recipes. This being one of them. […]

 

Oregano and Red Bell Pepper Eggs

Eggs must be some of those things that are a staple in the leo tunapika kitchen. seeing that I love baking and making pancakes I am always using eggs. Most of the times, I can finish a whole tray even without having fried or boiled one, imagine. When I remember […]

 

Brrr! Butternut Soup

It’s getting pretty cold in Nairobi and soup is one of those things to help keep the cold away. It’s funny that I hardly make soup despite the recipe being pretty simple. So the other day my friend Rachael chats me up on gtalk asking for a recipe for butternut […]