5 African Breakfast Ideas Perfect for Mother’s Day


5 African Breakfast Ideas for Mothers Day - Foods from Africa


Mother’s Day takes place this weekend in my neck of the woods…YAY!. Unfortunately, I won’t be with my mother (due to logistics), so I can’t cook for her on the day. My little ones are still too little to be let loose in the kitchen without adequate supervision, so they won’t be treating me either to a self-made home-cooked meal on the day.


The good news is that I do have a recipe coming up asap to share with you especially for Mothers’ Day. But to help you plan for the day, here is a list of some cool African breakfast ideas to kick the day off for the special woman in your life. Starting off with,


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this African Ginger and Millet Cereal


I admit I am partial to Millet, and I could eat this everyday. But that aside, millet helps stabilise my blood sugar, so even more reason to eat more millet!


Plantain Pancakes


These pancakes are gluten-free and grain-free. They are the perfect way to start the day nutritionally, if you ask me!


Avocado and Egg on Toast


Oh Yes Pleeeez… plus these only take 5 – 10 minutes to whip up!


Tunisian EggPlant Shakshuka


Because eggs, tomatoes and eggplant were made for each other!


Berbere-Spiced Chocolate Avocado Pudding

berbere-spiced chocolate avocado pudding

When I made these, I am ashamed to admit that there were polished off literally within minutes.. It is said that the proof of the pudding is in the eating..Need I say more?


Don’t forget to share your Mother’s Day breakfast snaps with me at #africaonyourplate.






Afro-fusion Food Lover.
Sustainable Food Advocate.
Completely nuts about Avocado.

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