GoGo’s Cupcake & Coffee Shop Review

Atmosphere: 9  Service: 9 Food :9   Mouthwatering Cupcakes  ✔ Unique Alice in Wonderland teaspoons ✔ Giant Teacups ✔ Pink pillows and decor ✔ Welcome to my second favorite place in Dakar. Gogo’s Cupcake & Coffee Shop is located across the street from College Sacre Couer. When you walk in you will be greeted by a quaint pink…

Senegalese Ceebu Jen ( Jollof)

All this fight about Nigerian Jollof vs Ghanaian Jollof and everyone is leaving out the Great-Grandfather of Jollof Rice, Ceebu Jen (literally means rice and fish). According to the best Senegalese I’ve spoken to, Ceebu Jen originated in present-day Saint Louis among a Wolof  woman. Now in Senegal, there are two type of Ceebu Jen;…

INTERNATIONAL SHOWCASE – ETHIOPIA

TEDDY AFRO- TIKUR SEW I hope you are as mesmerized and fascinated by the video and song as me. The song is written to honor and celebrate Emperor Menelik’s defeat of the Italians. As many of us know, Ethiopia was the only African country to escape being colonized. I believe this video does an amazing job…

Festival De Sahel , Loumpou, and the journey across the dessert

Everyone was talking about it. Festival de Sahel, Are you going????? I knew I had to make it there and the universe provided a way. My school just happened to need a female chaperon for an overnight field trip that JUST SO HAPPENED to be a 20 minute walk through the sand dunes to the…