Month: July 2017

what the health
Precious Diary

TO EAT MEAT OR NOT TO EAT MEAT?

I am ruined. I watched a documentary on Netflix that ruined my life. It is called, “What the Health”. To summarise, it basically condemns eating all animal related products – meat, fish, poultry, eggs, dairy, everything. How am I supposed to live? According to the documentary, meat, chicken, fish and […]

puff puff
Precious Kitchen

PLANTAIN PUFF PUFF RECIPE

This plantain puff puff recipe is based on puff puff recipe, which is a common African snack. The addition of plantains, another African favourite is a great twist to this well-loved snack. A bite of this is like having fried ripe plantains and puff puff at once. It is the […]

cameroon potato hot pot
Precious Kitchen

POTATO HOT POT RECIPE

You’ve probably heard me say this a million times already but I don’t care – I’m going to say it again. I LOVE this time of the year. And it is because of all the fresh food I get from the Farmer’s Market. Like the potatoes used in this potato […]

best summer fruit salad
Precious Kitchen

7 LAYER FRUIT SALAD

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PerfectionWithPost #CerealAnytime #CollectiveBiasΒ  “I feel like I’m having a party” said my 6 year old as she worked her way through spoonfuls of this 7 layer fruit salad. This fruit salad is totally […]

Cameroon white beans - haricots blancs
Precious Kitchen

WHITE BEAN STEW

You guys, white bean stew to the rescue! When I was moving to the United States, my dear aunt gave me a fat bag of dried white beans. Once I got here, it only took a few days before I started cooking up all sorts of meals in my brother-in-law’s […]

Letter to myself
Precious Diary

A LETTER TO MYSELF

Dear Precious, You must remember the important things of life. Fame and fortune are not important. You need to earn your bread but you must not be consumed by the need for more. The quest for more material things will other bring things that are vanity. You must remember that […]