Tag: Food

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Is anyone else afraid of eating food prepared by people you don’t know? Or I’m just another paranoid human worried about baseless things. My neighborhood bakery bakes the best bread you can ever desire, the aroma produced through the baking process alone can make a grown man break his fast. On this fateful evening, I…

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I didn’t think that I will live to see a time when jollof rice would dominate and become the people’s choice. Back in the day when all was good and fine, fried rice was a celebrated dish – much more celebrated than jollof rice. And because of the carefulness, skill and time that goes into…

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I’ve been compiling a lot of useful life hacks that I’ll like to share with you. Some of these things might be obvious or things you already know, but there’s nothing wrong with a fresh reminder, is there? This life hacks series will run for 5 or more posts, so please stay in touch. Are…

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If you clicked on this because you thought I was talking about the film, you’ve entered one chance. I’m talking about the other kind of purge. Yep. That one. I never knew I could hit the 120 km/h mark in my car as I raced down the Yar’adua Expressway, trying to get home as fast…

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Some years ago, I watched a documentary about Japanese culinary culture. Even though I was aware of the enthusiasm and passion of the Japanese when it comes to food, I thought they were only going to drone on about Sushi. I was quite surprised when a chef started talking about how to cook rice fast.…

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In June 2016, Doctors Without Borders (Médecins Sans Frontières or MSF), in a declaration, alerted that about 24,000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) were in calamitous health conditions of which 30 people, who were children, were dying every day in Nigerian camps. That was coming two weeks after the Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima paid a visit…

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One day I was influenced by the devil himself at the age of seven, to skip the routine prayers out of childish impatience and ate an unblessed meal of pounded yam and egusi soup seasoned with my favorite caterpillars. On this evil and tempting day, mu’azu, our neighbor, was invited to share our meal. Now…

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————- SINS OF THE FATHER  THE SIN OF GLUTTONY. (2) * ————– Little Sister   by @Afrothises ————-   I’d grown up calling him Biggie but there’d been a new appreciation for my older brother’s sobriquet while he’d stayed with my kids and I for the past eighteen months. There’d been some elation in buying him…

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Hey people. Toolsman here. Today we’ll be breaking our regular schedule to bring you a special post about FOOD. Yes, food. And like most of our other special posts, this one has a giveaway attached to it. I’ll hand you over to Betty for the post and I’ll see y’all at the flip side. *****************…