Slow Cooker Honey Sesame Chicken

I have seen varieties of sesame honey chicken circulating Pinterest, but the picture from Family Fresh Meals really caught my eye. I adapted their recipe, using two large one pound frozen chicken breasts, extra honey, extra cornstarch, and voiding the red pepper flakes. After slowly cooking for hours, our house smelled somewhat like a sweet […]

Slow Cooker Pork Chop Pulled Pork

My husband loves pulled pork, but every time I make it in the slow cooker I end up with a week’s worth of leftovers. Did you know that you can actually scale down the recipe by using pork chops instead of a huge pork loin? It may not seem possible, but I promise you: it […]

Baklava

Baklava        Baklava is a special pastry that you may see popping up in the bakery section this holiday season. It is of Middle Eastern origin, and is composed of sheets of phyllo dough brushed with butter and layered with finely chopped nuts. Honey syrup is poured over the pastry after baking and […]