Vegetable Rice

I love rice. But whats more with this recipe is its a colorful and flavorful way to add vegetables to your diet. Lets get started! Ingredients 6 cups cooked rice (to yield 6 cups, use 2 cups uncooked rice, it will triple in amount) 1 onion, chopped 1 medium sized red bell pepper 1 medium…

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Githeri

Githeri is a  Kenyan dish, commonly associated with the Central part of Kenya, but is widely eaten in  most Kenyan communities; What really makes the Githeri is the maize and beans, but you can add your veggies and spices of choice as you wish. The best is, it is a whole meal full of nutrients…

Cucumber Salad

This recipe is a healthy and tasty way to add cucumber to your meals. Cucumbers are very hydrating and the combination of veggies in this salad, dressed with red wine vinegar, greatly help in fighting cancer,blood sugar and to boost immunity. It is equally good for weight loss. You can have it on its own…

Cow peas in Groundnut Sauce

Cowpeas and groundnuts are great sources of plant protein, good for your health and particularly for your growing child. Cow peas or black eyed peas have many benefits you would not want to miss out on. They are a great source of dietary fiber. They contain vitamins and minerals that will boost your immunity and…

Fluffy Pancakes

Happy new year everyone!Here is a recipe that you can enjoy with your family and friends. It is yummy and ideal for breakfast. The end result is light, fluffy,airy and delicious pancakes. They look good too. It should make about 8 pancakes so do not hesitate to adjust the recipe to number you want. Ingredients…

Scrambled Egg in Sauce

Eggs are high in Selenium great antioxidant,high in Vitamin B12 and Iron great for your blood and red blood cells and they are high in Vitamin B2 which boosts your energy by helping your body metabolize fats and protein. This is to mention but a few of the gains! Besides,Eggs are high in protein and…

Butternut Soup

Butternut soup is soup perfect for chilly weather. Its hearty,delicious and full of vitamin goodness. Butternut is full of Vitamin A which is good for your eyes,skin and health in general. Its equally good as a starter for your mealtime. Its equally high in potassium for high blood pressure,Vitamin C for your immunity,Iron for your…

Lentil Curry

Lentils are packed with nutrients that are absolutely good for you,a great meal for the vegetarian but really,anyone can indulge in this awesome curry. Ingredients 2 cups red lentils,boiled 1 large onion,diced 1 tablespoon garlic ginger paste 2 tablespoons oil 4 tomatoes,blended 1 tablespoon tomato paste 1 large carrot,cubed 1 green bell pepper,chopped 1 tablespoon…

Berries Smoothie

This smoothie is full of antioxidants and is a great sweet way to energize your day. Ingredients 500 ml yoghurt(unsweetened)-fat content of your choice 2 cups of berry mix of your choice-but in this case:red grapes,strawberries,blueberries 1 kiwi fruit(peeled and sliced) 2 teaspoons honey-to sweeten 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup nuts(optional) Method Put all your…

Delicious Detox Blend

This nutritious blend of antioxidant rich veggies is not only great to taste,but will do good to your health. The tartness of the lemon helps a great deal in bringing out the sweetness of the juice.It makes for a great detox.Enjoy! Ingredients 1 large cucumber 1 beetroot 1 apple 2 carrots A tablespoon of lemon…