Fragrant Basil Pesto

Mambo?  Was it a good week?  What are you looking forward to this weekend?  Do certain tastes transport you to a place?  I think it is a very individual experience.  For me, black tea with fresh lime always reminds me of South Coast and pesto transports me to the beaches of Maputo. If there is…

The Simplest Pickles Ever

Being out in nature It is soothing, relaxing and great for putting things in perspective. I am really glad that while living in the concrete jungle that is Nairobi, we have Karura forest. Picnics What do you carry for a picnic? Typical Kenyan picnics involve cooked food. Sometimes even a barbeque. There is a funny…