African Food, Literature, Lifestyle

Month: March 2018

King Crab Legs with Spicy Ghanaian Shito and Tomato Sauce

King Crab Legs with Spicy Ghanaian Shito and Tomato Sauce

I’ve adopted┬ásome components of this sauce from Sisi Yemmi, a Nigerian food and lifestyle blogger based in Lagos. Hers is one that she uses for an incredibly tasty pasta sauce that my hubby quickly devours whenever I make it. I’ve added fresh, cubed tomatoes to […]

Fenty Beauty

Fenty Beauty

After Rihanna unleashed her successful makeup line onto the world, my Instagram page blew up with mentions of Fenty Beauty products. It seemed Rihanna had gone out of her way to create a line for make-up wearers of every skin shade (41 shades, to be […]

African Literature Series: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives

African Literature Series: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives

The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Nigerian author Lola Shoneyin

African Literature Series: Kintu

African Literature Series: Kintu

Kintu by Ugandan author Jennifer Nasubuga Makumbi

Rainy Day Reflections

Rainy Day Reflections

    As a Technical Writer in┬áthe very techy Silicon Valley, I’ve decided to adopt the Agile Methodology that’s often utilized in tech companies throughout the Valley. The goal of Agile Methodology is that projects can be executed in small, manageable steps, rather than overwhelming […]