Philips S.A.

Philips S.A.

So a few days ago I recieved a wonder product from Philips S.A. It’s called the Home cooker and it is literally a life saver for all us busy and lazy makotis!  Yessssss!  It cooks, steams, fries…  buts that’s not all, it actually stirs the food formyou and keeps it warm.  Cuts cooking time in half! So excited about trying it out. If you know me, you know I love convenience…so I just feel like…

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7 colours Sunday

7 colours Sunday

7 Colours Sunday Meal Sundays have always been thee “fine dining day” in most of our homes. I remember waking up in crack of dawn to start on Sunday lunch, marinating the meat and getting the slow cooking beetroot on the stove while my dad was finishing off that morning’s sermon. The other thing I remember I how the menu was almost e-x-a-c-t-l-y the same with little variation. Every Sunday; rice, sometimes curried, chicken –…

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The Lazy Makoti Project

  I came across a link of a website and I opened it only to find it was empty. This led to us hosting “The Lazy Makoti”, and this has given rise to a new project. We would like to invite you to join us document and share Indigenous recipes. The issue with us African is that we don’t document our history. We have lost a lot of our history and the least we can…

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Date night

‘wake up, he’s coming and I said id cook.” That’s my friend, all freaked out cause one or two drinks later she promised her new boyfriend that she would cook that night. Well, more accurately, the new man in her life. And that’s the thing, she doesn’t cook. At all. Like ever. Lol. And they do say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach and all. And so there my friend is,…

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Pap

Pap

There are many different way to make pap, here we make it the Pedi way, dishing it into rounds. Makes serving easier and neater. Any pot will do but ive found that the Hart pots work best as they don’t retain as much heat as the more pricier aluminium pots. Ingredients Maize meal Water Method Bring water to a boil in a pot Once water is boiling whisk in the maize meal with ‘lefehlo’ (mix…

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