Mama Max lives with Baba Max and their two children, who are 10 years and 19 months old. Their kitchen walls are covered in soot as a result of smoke produced when cooking. In addition to the smoke, cooking costs are high because fuel is expensive.
Mama's kitchen is renovated which includes a new roof to properly protect the kitchen from the elements. Mama is also taught the importance of providing a balanced diet to her family and how to include foods from the 5 main food groups for her family's health.
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Mama Max and her family life in Kimende, Kenya.
Her kitchen walls are covered in soot as a result of smoke produced when cooking with her traditional jiko. In addition to the smoke, cooking costs are high because it uses a lot of charcoal.
The new stove is fuel efficient and will emit less smoke which will be beneficial to the health of the family and keep the kitchen clean with less soot.
The Ecozoom Jiko Bora cookstove will help Mama Max save 700 shillings every month because it reduces fuel expenses by 70%.
Mama Max's kitchen garden is full of vegetables. Growing your own food is a good way to save money and have healthy delicious foods for your entire family.
Nutritionist gives advice on a healthy diet.
Mama Max's new kitchen looks amazing! It is cleaner and her cooking pans will remain clean.