Small Chops: A Nigerian term for Canapés, Hors d’oeuvres and the like. Small Chops: Quick thoughts of mine One thing I’m learning is that if I crave something I must learn how to make it before I buy it. My Grandma used to send me the £5.99 bucket of #ChinChin, she doesn’t need to anymore. … Continue reading Small Chops: Learn How To Make Chin-Chin
I dedicate this post to my friend Bella, who has been asking me for this recipe (even though I sent it to her before lol). And talk about perfect timing, this is real comfort food for this kind of weather. That being said, the dish once known as "Sweet Potato Soup" will now be referred to … Continue reading Food: Bella’s Soup
I like and enjoy cooking and I find myself making all sorts, influenced by parents and the Food Network. On occasions I may take a picture of what it is I've made because it tastes that good! *cheeky grin* So here it goes - my first food blog post! Yay me! *Please note that I … Continue reading Food: Nigerian Food with a Twist! Yam Chips!
My lovely father read my recent blog post about my frustration with Starbucks spelling my name wrong. I guess I inspired him to write a "story", which was posted in my comments. I thought I'd share because he has a point and concluded with some valuable advice. Go ahead a check it out and let … Continue reading Life: When #Starbucks spells your name wrong… *sigh* – By #BabaLayide
I've been in New York for just about four weeks now and my Starbucks habit has reached new heights and I've noticed something - I tend to sigh, a bit too loud, whenever I'm asked for my name. No matter how much I enjoy a frapp [with soya/soy milk ] here and there and I … Continue reading Life: When #Starbucks spells your name wrong… *sigh*
I find it amazing how God teaches us more about Him and the concept of 'Just Believe' - (Mark 9: 23 -24 - NLT). Two weekends ago, I heard two messages, geared towards just believing and understanding that prayer, miracles, blessings, good times and bad times should always lead someone to the Father in all His … Continue reading Faith: Fish & Chips