Cereal Swahili Name Maize / Corn Mahindi Barley Shayiri Bullrush Millet Wimbi Millet Mtama Oats Oti / Shayiri Rice Mchele (husked) / Mpunga (unhusked) /… Read More »Swahili Names for Common Cereals & Legumes
English Swahili Beetroot / Beet Kiazisukari Broccoli Brokoli Cabbage Kabichi Capsicum / Bell Peppers Pilipili Hoho Carrot Karoti Cauliflower Koliflawa / Kolimaua Celery Figili Collard… Read More »Swahili Names for Common Vegetables, Herbs & Spices
Eating fruits is very essential to our bodies. They along vegetables are the main providers of vitamins and minerals. Consuming a variety of fruits supplies… Read More »Why You Shouldn’t Wait Too Long to Drink Your Fruit Juices
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Bottle feeding is mostly used on infants that are either on infant formula or expressed breast milk. Once the infant is beyond six months it… Read More »Bottle Feeding vs Cup Feeding: Which to Use?
It’s estimated that over 10 million of the Kenyan population suffer from poor nutrition and chronic food insecurity. One of the measures put in place… Read More »Food Fortification and Some of its Challenges in Kenya