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LETTUCE BEANS AND RICE PORRIDGE WITH PEPPERED CHICKEN

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Beans and rice porridge cooked with lettuce leaves chopped and sprinkled in at the end of cooking. 
To cook beans and rice porridge, because rice cooks faster than beans, we let the beans boil for about 25 minutes before adding washed rice. This is to enable the beans cook soft and thicken

BENE SEED (SESAME SEED) SOUP WITH AMARANTH VEGETABLES

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Bene seed (sesame seed soup) can be cooked with or without green vegetables. Adding green vegetables brings in more nutrition and colour. Any green leafy vegetable can be chopped and sprinkled in

SUGGEST BEST DISHWASHING LIQUID FOR NIGERIAN KITCHEN; FAIRY, SUNLIGHT, MAMA LEMON OR MORNING FRESH?

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Good evening Aunty Eya. Morning fresh has stopped foaming the way i used to. These days we have to pour so much dishwashing liquid on the sponge to wash dishes. I tried mama lemon and it's still not like I would have loved. Please help with suggestions for the best dishwashing liquids to use in Nigeria. I started washing my kitchen sink and plates with Klin and Omo

CHICKEN CARROT TOMATO STEW

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Chicken carrot tomato stew tastes no different from great Nigerian tomato stews. For the seasons where the tomatoes sold at the markets are sour and not very tasty, blending a few carrots with the tomato fruits really helps to take the boring stew to a next level of taste. For this carrot and tomato stew, we used equal quantity of carrots to tomatoes and honestly, this is the best Nigerian tomato stew yet. Awesomely delicious. The tomato overpowers carrots in a

HOW TO GET RID OF ANTS IN THE KITCHEN

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Hello Aunty Eya. I just finished reading your post on how to remove cobwebs all over again. Had to return to read that again because of the way it saved my whole house in the village from cobwebs. Not only that, where we live here in the city too, with all

HOW TO ROAST FISH WITHOUT OVEN; IN A FRY PAN

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To roast fresh or frozen fish without an oven or grill, the fry pan will do a perfect job. This fish was roasted on both sides in 20 minutes and used to serve the potato in beans porridge posted this

RECIPE FOR BEANS AND SWEET POTATO PORRIDGE

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This is an Original Recipe Created By Eya Ayambem:
There are different methods of cooking sweet potato on beans porridge. This method that has to add the sweet potato stock to the boiling beans is one of the best. The addition of stock from boiling

IKOKORE WITH SCENT LEAF AND MACKEREL

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Ikokore is a common type of pottage in Nigeria.It's made from grated water yam.  Grating the water yam with a food blender makes the job easier but I think I prefer manual grating of water yam. After grating, aside making this porridge, it can also be salted

HOW TO MAKE HOMEMADE YOGURT FROM POWDERED MILK

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To make yogurt from powdered milk is easy, first you turn the powdered milk to liquid milk by adding water. We used 1 large (900g) pack of cowbell milk for this yogurt, got about 6 a full 6 Litre gallon initially and it's great. Mix with water, Boil, cool a bit and add unsweetened store bought milk because you need that CVC culture to convert this boiled milk to yogurt. The quantity of unsweetened yogurt used her is just 500 ml. The boiled milk is

WHAT I DID WHEN HUBBY THREATENED ME WITH THE DREADED WORD

Aunty Eya, I read an old post on the blog that really described my husband. There are women in my situation who are just there thinking that a bad marriage has no solution but please aunty share my story on the blog site and after reading, they'll know that we have a solution for a bad, loveless, unemotional, and abusive

HOW TO CREATE HOMEMADE LIP GLOSS USING UNWANTED LIPSTICK AND SHEA BUTTER

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Homemade Shea butter lip moisturiser using unwanted lipstick and shea butter inspired by Ahdaisy

Jayde, where she posted about buying lipstick and later realizing it's too much for you and you don't like that shade on your lips. The blogger combined shea butter with her unwanted lipstick, created a lighter shade and shared with everyone. Today, while looking at all

HOW TO DIFFERENTIATE BETWEEN ORIGINAL AND FAKE SHEA BUTTER/ORI/OKUMA

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Original shea butter can be yellowish or lighter, so, do not judge by the yellowish or lighter colour. The colour is because of the type and how it's made. Different shea butter makers use different methods to process their shea butter and that doesn't make it fake. The shea butter made from the fruits of African butter tree tends to

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