The Cafe embodies Akua's love of breaking bread with others. Since moving to the States almost 20 years ago, she has been fascinated with the connection between Southern food from the United States and West African traditions. The Cafe aims to bring the best of both together.
Mama Loyé is the name of Akua's mother. Miranda comes from a long line of Queen Mothers who adjudicate "small claim" disputes in the community. Ask me about the goat story!