Classic West African rice dish cooked by steaming rice in tomato gravy and finished with the addition of tuna. Carrots and green beans make an excellent side.
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Jollof with tuna, carrots and green beans

Jollof with carrots and green beans: Classic West African rice dish cooked by steaming rice in tomato gravy and finished with the addition of tuna. Carrots and green beans make an excellent side. When life hands you rice and stew, make jollof, init it? If you have got some tuna in the pantry, stir it in and you good to…

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Ground beef and rice (one pot)

Hey! One pot rice meals have fans in my house. No need to be told we are always “hungry and lazy”. No one ready to slave in the kitchen plus there is fewer dishes to wash, just one. (Remind me to stick a note on the sink- WASH YOUR PLATE after eating). I have nicknamed this ground beef and rice…

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Jollof with beef
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Beef jollof

Hey! How you doing? I am in distress! Slow internet connection. It has taken over two hours to upload just one photo, just one! I would ignore that and just smile over this bowl in front of me. Jollof is my weakness. Make me jollof and I will fall in love with you, probably stick to you. You wouldn’t be…

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Sausages and spaghetti with vegetables

How you doing? I am currently clearing my plate of spaghetti and thinking about the mess I have made in the kitchen. I have got spaghetti everywhere, the stove, the sink etc.  Huh! this girl has zero patience with handling spaghetti. I hope you enjoy this spaghetti as much as we did (minus the fuss part). Do remind me next…

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Curry chicken and rice (One pot)

My latest obsession: Curry chicken rice, all in one pot. Nothing easy than a one pot dish. Fewer bowls to wash! That brings about the obsession. Because eating is nicer than washing dishes  There is rice, chicken, carrots and green beans spiced with curry, ginger and garlic. It is a happy meal. Feel free to add any vegetable of…

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Chicken fried rice

Chicken fried rice or fried rice is the best and cheap way to feed a crowd in my opinion. You have a lot going on in this simple dish, there is no need worrying about additions. These are my simple steps I follow when making fried rice Meat: If using meat, please marinate your meat before frying. I have been…

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