My Favourite less-than-4-dollar Meal

My Favourite less-than-4-dollar Meal

Written By: Elizabeth Anne Awinja | Published: August-17-2015 | Category: Food
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The date was 30th August 2008 and my super dad, whom we all call Papa, was giving the father-of-the-bride speech for his eldest da...

A Child's Search for Food

A Child's Search for Food

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: August-20-2015 | Category: Food
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In his eyes, there was sadness, but his face was excited as he pulled ahead of two other children and ran towards the kitchen area...

The Price Water Pays for Your Food

The Price Water Pays for Your Food

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: July-23-2016 | Category: Food
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The kitchen sink tap was wide open. Beneath it was a sufuria (cooking pan). A few seconds later, there was enough water in the suf...

Groundnuts are in season in London

Groundnuts are in season in London

Written By: Claire Baker | Published: December-01-2015 | Category: Food
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An African in London has almost inevitably gone through many processes of migration, evolution, adaptation and adjustment, fightin...

Travelling food that needs a visa

Travelling food that needs a visa

Written By: Claire Baker | Published: October-29-2015 | Category: Food
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The bright green squeak and crack as the leaf is pulled from its staunch stalk never leaves me indifferent, especially when it&rsq...

Chips and The World Environment Day

Chips and The World Environment Day

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: August-14-2015 | Category: Food
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Good people, Friday, 05th June, is the World Environment Day. Despite my green credentials, I had never really been fully enamoure...

The Forgotten People of East Pokot

The Forgotten People of East Pokot

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: October-06-2015 | Category: Food
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The last time that I had seen such dry, parched land was in my early twenties when I made my maiden trip to Kaikor village in ...

146 Shillings

146 Shillings

Written By: DJ Bwakali | Published: April-22-2016 | Category: Food
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Mama Njeri looked at the price tag on the supermarket shelf unbelievingly. Ksh 146. This was the new price of a 2kg packet of ma...