Food

November 15, 2020

Food is great for nutrition and it’s also fun to eat. However, some foods are not for enjoyment but to test your management and budgeting skills. Any wrong step and you’re left with an incomplete meal and faced with the fact that your management skills suck. Here are some of them. 1. Yam and egg […]

November 12, 2020

Suya is a spicy Nigerian delicacy of grilled meat. However, because it’s grilled meat doesn’t mean you can recreate it easily. It takes years of apprenticeship and upskilling to become a grand suya master. Everyone has a favourite suya guy, the one that gets everything just right; a delicate mix of the right texture, taste, […]

October 10, 2020

If I was unsure of the generosity of Nigerians, yesterday at the #EndSARS protests in Lagos proved me wrong. Except for the yoghurt I bought with my own money, I was well fed due to the sacrifice of many Nigerians who took it upon themselves to feed, fuel and energize the rest of us on […]

September 19, 2020

Look, necessity is the mother of invention. Some foods can do other fulfilling things, alright. Let’s find out. 1. Fried yam as a choker. Need to be choked? Fried yam dey for you. Don’t say you got the tip from us. 2. Cucumber as a pleasure giver. Do I need to explain this? Duh. Go […]

August 30, 2020

Tired of being emotionally manipulated and taken fi idiat? Well, as a resourceful publication, we have compiled the best food practices to help you toughen up. I know you want to thank us, but, don’t mention. Your hardness is our only concern. 1. Drink Palm Oil Like Your Life Depends On It. Let’s start with […]

August 21, 2020

If you have experience cooking, then one or two of these things have definitely annoyed you before. Let’s start: 1) Not cleaning as you cook. The single most annoying thing ever. How can you cook if everywhere is scattered? 2) Using the same oil to fry like five different things. Imagine your egg tasting like […]

August 16, 2020

Nigerians are king of colloquials, but we need to normalise calling these foods their real names. Well, we rounded up 5 food products that are not being called their original names. You are guilty as charged. 1. Noodles Not Indomie Next time, say you want to buy Noodles, then let the seller ask for the […]

July 28, 2020

If the Nigerian you’re interested in dating does up to 7 of the things on this list, bounce them. If you’re already dating them, then you need to immediately block them everywhere, change your identity and leave the country. 1. They turn old stew into jollof rice. These ones never let things go. You’ll be […]

July 16, 2020

In my humble stint as a kitchen rat, these are some of the most frustrating struggles that I have experienced: 1) Oil splash. I don’t fry anything for this reason. I can’t be playing hide and seek in my kitchen because of hot oil. My worst fear is that oil will enter my eye and […]

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