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I was brought to remembrance this morning that last year this time, “West African Perspective” volume I was published and launched. This year the same time, volume II manuscript is being edited in preparation for publication. This is worth celebrating but I wanted to go really light and healthy. The perfect meal, Vegetable Delight Soup!

“Summer-fun-time” seafood platter

Sunday, 24 July 2016 00:04 Written by
It is that season once again. Summer is the time for family fun and creative simple recipes for summer-fun-time. Since I grew up in The Gambia where seafood is a main ingredient in several family recipes, I find it very easy to modify or create seafood recipes that will raise the eye-brow.

Signature Coconut Chicken

Saturday, 23 July 2016 23:26 Written by
I have always loved coconut because in my opinion, it is a “superfood” (nutrient rich and considered to be beneficial for health and well-being) at least in my native Gambia. And I don’t know whether my craving for coconut in the recent years have anything to do with age, hormones or gender but all I can admit is that coconut has a strong presence in my kitchen and recipes.

A Heart-warming Valentines “Bash”

Sunday, 14 February 2016 00:57 Written by
Last Saturday marked a significant milestone in the Classik Kitchen journey.
Isn’t it true that when we get buried in our busy-ness, our love life suffers? The demands that life, family, career and society puts on us can lead to neglect of our physical and emotional needs.