#African Recipes


African Chicken Peanut Butter Stew

By Terrie Hoelscher
You can tweak the spices and seasonings on this to suit your fancy ... I'm not...

Egyptian Lentil Soup

By Mark Bury
Found this online and tweaked it a little bit.

MUAMBA NSUSU (Congo Chicken Peanut Soup)

By Monica H
I made this soup not spicy, but you can certainly add spice to it by adding...

Hertzog Cookies

By Elsa Dreyer
These cookies or jam and coconut tartlets are known as Hertzog koekies in South Africa and...

West African-Style Chicken and Groundnut Stew

By Cecilia Myers
Soooo delicious during cold months! It's my personal favorite "comfort food!" The curry and "ground...

Moroccan Casserole

By C C
Slightly adapted from the cookbook "EatingWell One Pot Meals." It is similar to a traditional...

February: An African~American history month recipe

By la Davis
February is our month to celebrate Black/ African ~ American history! The month known as the...

CARTHAGENIAN FLANK STEAK

By Dave Mathews
Very easy and oh so North African. Do not over cook this please. 130 degrees internal...

Chakchouka

By Vickie Parks
This is recipe can also be spelled 'Shakshouka'. It's a Tunisian dish that's similar to the...

Moroccan Anise Bread

By Vickie Parks
This is a North African (Moroccan) bread recipe that makes 2 round loaves. Anise is a licorice...

Lizzy's Famous Curry Chicken

By Elizabeth Lancaster
This recipe started out as my mother-in-laws, the first time I came to dinner before getting...
12 Adorable Thanksgiving Treats

12 Adorable Thanksgiving Treats


Looking for a family-friendly kitchen activity? Or, do you just want to amp up the adorableness of your Thanksgiving desserts? From brownie bite and chocolate apple turkeys to acorn donut holes, try one of these Pinterest-perfect creative Thanksgiving treats. We think they’ll be a big hit at the dinner table. They’re almost too cute to […]

11 Pumpkin Pie Recipes With a Twist

11 Pumpkin Pie Recipes With a Twist


Pumpkin pie is a classic Thanksgiving dessert. Typically flavored with fall spices (like cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and cloves), the custard pie is creamy and luscious. The version most aligned to what we think of pumpkin pie first appeared in Amelia Simmons’ American Cookery cookbook in 1796. Since then, pumpkin pie has evolved. Now, there are […]

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love


Perfect for the holidays or for a random Saturday morning, french toast is a family favorite. What can be better than bread dipped in egg and pan-fried to golden brown perfection? Oh yeah – changing it up! By adding fruit, turning it into a casserole, or combining other favorite breakfasts (like cinnamon rolls), the possibilities […]