12 Things To Snack On If You Work From Home

November 6, 2020

Working from home can easily be the best thing or the worst thing to happen to a person. It depends on the working conditions. One simple thing that improves working conditions is food. Because we love you, we came up with this list of things you can snack on while working from home.

1. Plantain chips

HOMEMADE PLANTAIN CHIPS | Precious Core

You can buy this in bulk. We don’t recommend making it from home (unless you know what you’re doing).

2. Prawn crackers

Prawn Crackers Recipe - (3.7/5)

Simple and easy to make. Can also help you get off the work table when you need to fry another batch. A packet costs N250 or N300.

3. Pop corn

Best Stovetop Popcorn Recipe - How to Make Popcorn

This also works well. Just don’t be tempted to watch a movie while you’re supposed to be working.

4. Chin chin

How To make Chin Chin: Nigerian Famous Snack, Recipes & Procedure

This is economic and very rich in taste. It is also completely filling.

5. Meat or fish.

10 Food Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Marriage | Zikoko!

Can be sourced from your pot of soup. Wahala for who no get self control.

6. Groundnuts

Roasted Groundnut: Refreshing and enriching snack | The Guardian Nigeria  News - Nigeria and World NewsBusiness — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria  and World News

This also works. You can add other nuts: cashew nuts, pistachio nuts, etc.

7. Grapes

Red Grapes – Tambula

The best way to incorporate fruits into your diet, if we’re being honest.

8. Apple slices

Canned Apple Slices In Water White House

An apple a day keeps the doctor away.

9. Toasted Bread

Toasted bread Recipe by Emunahskitchen - Cookpad

This is very filling. You might not even need to eat lunch.

10. Biscuits

Buy Parle Festo Milk Shortcake 65 g in Nigeria | Biscuits & wafers |  Supermart.ng

Biscuits are cheap and available in different forms. All you have to do is make a pick.

11. Bread

If you have butter, jam, Nutella or peanut butter, you’re good to go.

12. Raw garri

Zambia want make Ghana teach dem how to make garri - BBC News Pidgin

A simple way to save your money, if we’re being honest. If you have sugar and ice block, you can even drink it to hold stomach.

BONUS:

a. Sweets

Buy Kopiko Coffee Candy Sachet 150 g in Nigeria | Sweets & chewing gum |  Supermart.ng

We also recommend Choco Milo

b. Wine

Viv Red Wine Glass + Reviews | Crate and Barrel Canada

Just don’t get drunk. You have KPI to meet.

10 Foods That Will Improve Your Love Life


Zikoko Donation Banner

Help Zikoko keep making the content you love

More than ever, people are turning to Zikoko for stories that matter and content they love. But still, we, like many media organisations, are feeling the financial heat of these times. If you find us valuable, please make a contribution to help keep Zikoko zikoko-ing.

Thank you for your support.

We are also cool with Crypto.

Donation Close
Zikoko Logo

Complete Your Commitment

Donation confirm

Your Contribution is confirmed! Amount

Kunle Ologunro

Join The Conversation

Bring a friend.

You'll like this

August 16, 2020

Nigerians are king of colloquials, but we need to normalise calling these foods their real names. Well, we rounded up 5 food products that are not being called their original names. You are guilty as charged. 1. Noodles Not Indomie Next time, say you want to buy Noodles, then let the seller ask for the […]

March 7, 2020

Dodo (fried plantain) has been the reigning Nigerian king for a while now. But while dodo holds forte here, Alloco is busy kinging its way across dinner tables and meals across Africa. This post will tell you all you need to know about Alloco. It will also make you wonder if dodo is really the […]

Watch

Now on Zikoko

Recommended Quizzes

October 30, 2019

2010 was a game-changing one for Nollywood, with our movies making serious cash and getting international acclaim. So, which of these hits released between 2010 and 2019 — from the pace-setting The Wedding Party to the divisive Trip To Jamaica — best suits your personality? Well, that’s what this quiz is here to answer:

November 7, 2019

These days, everyone is always talking about how much sex they’re getting, or how little sex they’re getting, or how disgusting sex is etc. There’s just so much talk about sex, it’s almost impossible to know who’s lying and who’s telling the truth. In anticipation of our new series about the sex lives of young […]

March 24, 2020

While we know that a lot of the best Nigerian artists deservedly have fans across generations, that won’t stop us from attempting to guess how old you are based on your taste in Nigerian music. So, take this quiz to see if we got it right:

October 30, 2019

Kemi Adetiba’s King of Boys movie got a lot of things right, especially casting, so yes, it was a monster hit. Now, we know you may not have put much thought to this, but the personalities of some of the characters closely match yours, and we would like to help you find the perfect match. […]

December 11, 2019

In the past month, we’ve made quizzes that guessed the last time you had sex, how many people you’ve slept with, and just how good you are in bed. For our latest attempt, we will use your taste in Nigerian music from the 2010s to ascertain what you’re like in bed. Take to find out:

December 5, 2019

We already tried to guess how much you have in your account and your current net worth, and we think we did a pretty great job (keep any complaints to yourself). Now, we’re going to try and guess your monthly salary based on your relationship with money. Oya, take the quiz: 11 Timed Quizzes For […]

More from Chopist

August 27, 2021

Pepper Soup is a watery dish made in different parts of the world with different techniques and ingredients. Countries and cultures around the world have their different version of it. Peppersoup has a lot of nutritional and health benefits. Nigerian pepper soup comes in different forms. There is the goat meat pepper soup, fish pepper […]

August 27, 2021

It’s safe to say that the one thing all Africans can agree on is that Jollof rice reigns supreme over all foods. This is not to say that other foods are terrible. They’re great. But you see Jollof ehn, it does things to the body. Jollof is the food of the gods. It’s almost perfect. […]

Watch

Trending Videos

Zikoko Originals

December 14, 2020
What happens when a group of chatty young Nigerians talk about things they're passionate about? You get Nigerians talk. A show that discusses very familiar struggles for the average Nigerian. From relationship deal breakers to sex education with Nigerian parents to leaving Nigeria, be prepared for a ride.
November 2, 2020
'The Couch' is a Zikoko series featuring real life stories from anonymous people.
October 26, 2020
A collection of videos documenting some of the events of the EndSARS protests.
June 22, 2020
'The Couch' is a Zikoko series featuring real life stories from anonymous people.
June 22, 2020
Hacked is an interesting new series by Zikoko made up of fictional but hilarious chat conversations.
June 4, 2020
What happens when a group of chatty young Nigerians talk about things they're passionate about? You get Nigerians talk. A show that discusses very familiar struggles for the average Nigerian. From relationship deal breakers to sex education with Nigerian parents to leaving Nigeria, be prepared for a ride.
June 2, 2020
Quickie is a video series where everyone featured gets only one minute to rant, review or do absolutely anything.
May 14, 2020
Isolation Diary is a Zikoko series that showcases what isolation is like for one young Nigerian working from home due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
March 12, 2020
Life is already hard. Deciding where to eat and get the best lifestyle experiences, isn't something you should stress about. Let VRSUS do that for you.

Z! Stacks

Here's a rabbit hole of stories to lose yourself in:

Zikoko amplifies African youth culture by curating and creating smart and joyful content for young Africans and the world.
X