blessings cookbook

blessings cookbook

Oha Soup (Ofe oha)

Oha Soup (Ofe oha)

Oha soup or Ora soup is another popular delicacy from the eastern part of Nigeria. Preparation of this soup is similar to bitterleaf soup (Ofe Onugbu) with difference being the leaves used

Nigerian-Style meatballs with Rice

Hello my lovelies, it’s been some few days I posted on here and it feels like ages, anyway how are you and hope you all missed me

Doughnut Recipe

Doughnut is like the easiest snack to make when you find yourself in urgent need for a snack maybe for your school reunion or a special one's birthday

Yam and plantain frittata

Frittata is an egg dish that can be eaten as a main meal or brunch. It is slightly different from an omelette as you have to finish a frittata off in an oven
Stephanie’s Plan-Moin Pizza

Stephanie’s Plan-Moin Pizza

This was one of the entries that were sent in for the last Giveaway. Stephanie sent me really detailed pictures
Sandwich Maker Frittata

Sandwich Maker Frittata

Vegetable Frittata in a Sandwich Maker Frittata is a rich meal, similar to omelet and originally prepared in the oven or on stove-top
Soft Milk Bread

Soft Milk Bread

I couldn’t get my mind off milk bread, the last one I made was so soft that I have been anticipating for opportunities to make more, luckily we ran out of bread, so here I am making another soft milk bread, nothing changed much only the way i molded it
Chicken tikka masala curry

Chicken tikka masala curry

As promised here is a recipe using the tikka masala paste that I bought from Spar. I picked up the recipe from the bottle, I figure the manufacturers know their spice paste best
Fish and mango curry

Fish and mango curry

Mango is a much loved fruit in Malawi so it makes sense that my parents are huge mango lovers though that gene somehow skipped my sister and I
Mango & Banana Smoothie

Mango & Banana Smoothie

Mango and banana go together like butter and bread. This is another easy and smooth-flowing smoothie. The ripeness and soft texture of both fruits make a perfect smoothie blend

Mango Lemonade

Please tell me to stop bragging about the weather here in Manchester, Oh My God. The past week has been so good and warm
Introducing Fontaine de Vie Cocktails

Introducing Fontaine de Vie Cocktails

It is not enough to just pray to The Lord for mercy and blessings. It was very apt that I am writing this after I read Wana’s post on Bella Naija
Easy as Pie Part 1

Easy as Pie Part 1

I have never made a pie of any kind before but today I did and I think that it was a good effort. My mum came visiting and in her usual style she arrived with enough food and fresh fruits and veges to feed an army for at least 3 years
Fresh mango juice

Fresh mango juice

I've had Store bought mango juice lots of times but i must confess, none of them tastes as good as the homemade organic mango juice
Ugu "Pumpkin Leaf" juice

Ugu "Pumpkin Leaf" juice

Way back before it was cool to juice vegetables, i remember my mum used to do it without any fancy equipment especially when i was recovering from a bout of illness
Plantain moi moi (Ukpo Ogede)

Plantain moi moi (Ukpo Ogede)

Do you throw away overripe plantains. If you are one of those that do, i'm sure after this post that'd be a thing of the past
Avocado chocolate Dip

Avocado chocolate Dip

Whenever I bring up Avocado and chocolate in the same sentence, it's not unusual for me to get a turned up nose reaction with a big frown plastered on the faces of people