Quick meals

Avocado and Brawn Sandwich

I received an SMS from my mother on Sunday informing me that she had some ripe avocados and she wanted me to go for some. Since I got married, I usually get such texts from her, telling me to go for various goodies of which I’m very grateful.Since my hubby […]

 

Pan Seared Tilapia

Last week I went on a shopping spree, surprising to stock my fridge and not my wardrobe, priorities do change ti hi hi 🙂 I managed to buy some filleted tilapia. I  simply coated the fish with some condiments then pan fried it. I also made some garlic sauce to […]

 

Egg Curry

Sorry Dee yet again I put up a recipe with eggs. Forgive me . This is a recipe I learnt from my mother, we used to prepare this mostly to serve as an accompaniment for rice though one can also serve it with ugali or pasta. I prepared this dish […]

 

French toast

Bread being one of the simplest things to prepare for breakfast, I am always in search of new ways of serving it. Don’t let the name fool you french toast has to be one of the easiest and fastest things to make for breakfast. No elaborate culinary skills needed. Nothing […]

 

Brawn and Sausage Cheese Sandwich

Another simple sandwich that is fit for breakfast or a light lunch. The ingredients are pretty simple. Slices of bread Honey 2 beef/pork brawn slices 2 sausages fried Margarine/butter Cheese slices – I used mozzarella Start by toasting the bread, still no toaster so I did it the skillet way. […]

 

Guest Post: Chicken salad

A guest post from my pal Rachael on what to do with leftover chicken. Ingredients: 1/2 teaspoon of black pepper 1/4 teaspoon of chicken masala Dressing In a bowl, shred your lettuce. I used  my hands Add the carrots,onions and cucumber Get your leftover chicken then shred it.  In a small […]

 

Tomato and Eggplant Sauce

Did you know? Eggplants are actually fruits and are classified in the berry family. At times when I don’t feel like making something fancy to go with leftovers, I rush to this recipe. My friend Dee will love this. It’s simple and you can pretty much add any other vegetable […]

 

Egg in a basket

I saw this recipe on Laura in the Kitchen and I just had to try it. She made it look very simple and true it was simple well except the turning I’m not good at that 🙁 You just need some slices of bread, eggs and butter/ margarine. I used […]

 

Fruit Pancakes

My love for pancakes always drives me to try out new ways to make them even sweeter. Some weeks back on a weekday, I prepared these pancakes, I have to say that was pretty ambitious of me since it was a work day #superwoman (as if). The recipe is just […]

 

Vegetable Stir Fry

When you are a working wife, you really need to come up with recipes that can be whipped up in under 30 minutes :-). So I normally stock my fridge with veggies that can be cooked really fast and don’t need a lot of preparation. So what I usually do […]