P&O Ferries Calais, France to Dover, Uk

It’s incredible to notice how many different forms of transport are available in Europe. There is always a cheaper, easier and convenient option; whether it be train, bus, ferry, car, bicycle or even hitch hiking (Try hitch hiking in Kenya and see what happens…I am joking, don’t).   Over the past few years, my family…

Beef/Chicken Samosas

Samosas ROCK! Ingredients- Onions Garlic Coriander Chilli  (Optional, I prefer chilli powder) Choice of meat (I primarily use either minced beef or shredded chicken) Samosa sheets (easily available in supermarkets. Here in Nairobi you can get a pack of 50 for about 100 ksh at Chandarana supermarket). Cooking oil (For shallow frying and deep frying)…

B&B Gasthof Wilgenhof, Maldegem, Belgium

I recently stayed at a lovely ‘rural’ B&B in Maldegem, Belgium. I say ‘rural’ as it’s located outside the main city, surrounded by farms and open fields, really quite peaceful. I was visiting with my family (adults) but I can imagine small children and large groups would also enjoy it. There is a lot of greenery,…

Lasagne

Meat filling Ingredients- Onions Garlic Tomatoes Tomato paste/puree/spaghetti sauce Mushrooms Paprika (Si that’s what they call hoho) Minced meat Salt Pepper Oregano Basil   Meat filling- Fry onions and garlic. Add meat and season. Fry. Fry. Fry. Add in all veggies and tomato paste (or whichever tomato thing you choose). Be generous with the basil…

Spring rolls

Ingredients: Garlic Onions Carrots Cabbage Chicken (Shredded) Samosa/ Spring roll sheets (Store-bought) Vegetable oil for cooking (me preference is olive oil or sunflower oil)   Process: Slice the cabbage, onions, carrots and garlic. I prefer to boil the chicken first, let it cool then shred it. Shallow fry the onions and garlic first, add in…