All Day Every (Fri & Satur) Day

What is it about drinking till the early morning hours that makes you so hungry? The dancing? The small talk? The fact that with each passing hour you’re creeping further into breakfast territory and further away from “socially acceptable”? Whatever the case, it can be the best of times and […]

A French Themed Night at the Travelers Restaurant

The Hilton in Nairobi was one of the the first major international hotel chains to open in Kenya in 1969. The Hilton now sits on a great piece of property in the Central Business District (CBD) surrounded by the hustle and bustle of everyday Nairobi life. Jacquie and I were invited to […]

An afternoon at Que Pasa Karen

For those of you who may not know, “que pasa” is Spanish for “what’s up?” or “what’s going on?” and in this case, Que Pasa is que pasa. This neighborhood joint in Karen has been frequented many a time by my friends and I on weekend nights out. On Friday […]

Urban Eatery || June 6, 2015 11:00 AM

My Dad recently got a job in Uganda that has him working in Kampala for the next year and a half. He left about a month ago but recently came back for the weekend and I, of course, had to see him. My dad knows me well so when we were planning on getting […]

About Thyme || Feb. 3, 2015 7:30PM

About Thyme and I have a special relationship and here’s why:

I first visited About Thyme when I was 16 years old with my family. It was this little unknown restaurant that we’d never been to but decided to give it a shot for my birthday dinner. My mother, father, brother and I ventured out of our comfort zone (Furusato) for this special occasion. My father in particular is an advocate for trying new things and I begrudgingly (in all my teenage angst) went with it.