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Winter in Malawi

Winter has officially arrived in Malawi. It is not as cold as winter in England however it was a bit of a shock compared with the nice hot weather last week. 673 more words

What's cookin', good lookin'?

Referring to the picture above, on the left is a maize porridge called nsima (pronounced EN-SEE-MAH) and on the right is chambo (CHOM-BOW) or fish — which isn’t to be confused with chomba, which is marijuana or chombo, which is rocket. 154 more words


Food in Malawi

Let’s talk about one of my favorite topics: food.

Just today, I was sitting down to eat with a fellow Malawian friend and I remarked that there is one truism regarding Malawians: they will feed you until you are past content — then offer you more. 719 more words