Mandazi in Kenya
I was introduced to the treat of mandazi on a recent work trip to Kenya.
For my job, I create the English curriculum for primary schools in resource-constrained neighborhoods across Africa. Sometimes my trips are last-minute, and this was one of them. In my mad rush to pack, I forgot to check the weather in Nairobi and missed the memo: rainy season.
I slipped down a muddy hill in sandals to reach the first academy on my schedule. The academy manager greeted me in Swahili...