South Africa, Travel, Uncategorized


Braai. A lovely event here in South Africa consisting of laughter, merriment, animal grilling, and carbs. It is our equivalent to BBQ’s only slightly different. The men gather around the grill with their choice of beverage in-hand while the women are in the kitchen preparing carbs and sides such as toasted and buttered hot-cross buns… Continue reading Braai


Mixed Bean Stew

This week is going to be unlike any other week, culinary-wise. My church is putting on a "rice and beans fast" challenge. This means, for an entire week, I will be eating like most 3rd world countries.  "Why in the world would you subject yourself to that when you have such delicious food right at… Continue reading Mixed Bean Stew