Nigerian Yam Porridge

Oscar Mokeme is an emphatic guy who's passionate about African art, culture, and healing. I think I'll be going back to The Museum of African Culture which houses much of his life-long collection, for more doses of African comfort foods, interesting perspectives on life in the world, and healing. By a conversation around a certain mask, he disolved my rage at a mysterious serial litterer in my neighborhood. It was quite incredible. Click at right for the full story, how-to photos, and recipes.

Photo: Greta Rybus