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baking in Africa: pineapple passion fruit pie

Fruits that I don’t typically associate with pie: Pineapple Passion fruit And yet, my fellow pie lovers, here you have it. A pie that defies cultural norms. That dares to be different. That is bold and unique and damn proud … Continue reading

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giraffe center – what to do when the tallest creature you’ve ever seen comes towards you

The African Fund for Endangered Wildlife (AFEW) Giraffe Center was founded in 1979 as a conservation effort in Nairobi. Now you can go to the Giraffe Center and pay to let giraffes slobber all over your hand. Apparently their saliva … Continue reading

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baking in Africa: coconut banana bars w/lime

It’s been a month since I’ve baked anything. It’s been a month minus one day since I left the U.S. and boarded a plane for Nairobi, Kenya. When I decided to come here for three months to work for Akili … Continue reading

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