Abida’s Kitchen | How To Make Matumbo aka Tripes

Diet Tip: Your pants won’t get too tight …if you don’t wear any! There are certain dishes that just get me warm and fuzzy! I think my problem is that I eat my feelings… if I’m happy- I want to eat, if I’m sad- I want to eat, if I’m not sure of how I’m…

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Design Hadithi | Dark Broody & Moody Bedroom Decor Inspo

I am obsessed with white and black… especially with the idea of those two colours on my walls! Not only are black and white pieces is heavy rotation in my closet, I’m also obsessed with the idea of painting my home … as in doing it myself… Full confession, years back just before my little…

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Four Things I 🖤 – 19th February 2018

⊱ཞ🖤 No. 1: Tooth ~ Fairy ཞ⊰ I cannot contain my excitement! I just pulled out my baby’s first tooth! So now she wants notes instead of coins for her piggy bank!!… how much will that be once we are done pulling out all the milk teeth? … and how much should it be per tooth?…

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Abida’s Kitchen | Cajun Cauliflower & Carrot Stir Fry

When you’re feeling as emotionally stable as an IKEA table… cooking cauliflower shouldn’t add to your stress levels! Peeps! I’m a sucker for anything that I can knock out in fifteen minutes or less (nooooo get your minds out of the gutter… that *wink* *wink*  THAT activity actually takes sixteen minutes or so… on a…

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Valentine Shmalentine…

  ⇑⇑  ⇑⇑Says the woman who receives this text ⇓⇓ ⇓⇓ from her husband on valentines day: Hey love… I don’t do cliché stuff like be all over Valentine’s Day because for me each day is a celebration of your love… Happy Valentines 😍 Sigh! this man gives me the warm fuzzies 😍🤪🤩 and makes my toes…

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Four Things I 🖤 – 12th February 2018

⊱ཞ🖤 No. 1: Taro Root ཞ⊰ Guys! I just found out nduma aka arrow roots is the same as taro root… now you know we out here trying to keep up with the Joneses Kardashians, so from this moment moving forward, I have erased the words nduma and arrow root from my vocabulary and I will…

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Onion Fritter Rings

An onion can make people cry… but is there a veggie that makes people laugh? Todays slice of life advice, be an onion fritter or an onion ring if you want… you know what you can be both if you want to! (mind boggling right?!) Which is to say I started off intending to make…

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Design Hadithi ~ Curated Rug Edition

I had introduced you to Design Hadithi in my first ever 4 things I’m loving weekly series and I am soooooo excited to finally share the first Design Hadithi merchandise. I had a pretty exciting week – last week I started curating thrifted rugs for Design Hadithi, and I was photographing them over the weekend! I…

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Four Things I 🖤 – 5th February 2018

Find things beautiful as much as you can, most people find too little beautiful ~ Vincent Van Gough 🖤 No. 1: Mangoes ITS MANGO SEASON!!! I love mangoes … mangoes and I are in a long term relationship! You know the kind where your luuurver Tommy Atkins (the mango variety I’m currently into!) goes away…

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My 2017 In Cakes

What better way to sum up my 2017 than to give a snap shot of my year in cakes! After all most times, cake is synonymous to good times, I have to be honest the cakes I’ll talk about today are not even half of the amount of cake I consumed! This is because I…

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