Fried cheese stuffed chicken balls!

   what a recipe name?! I should try to be more creative 😁. So, I had some left over of ground chicken from yesterday’s patties so I decided to make a new dish from them: Chicken balls stuffed with cheese. They are not healthy but…too delicious to pass. It is yummy for my cheat day….

Chicken Patties

I like to cook chicken a lot more than meat! I think it is healthier and budget friendly. Lately, I was a bit bore with all the recipes and I feel like I want to eat more of sandwiches. So, I decided to make chicken patties instead of beef ones, it was really delicious. There…

I am hiding the broccoli from myself!

I am such a lucky mom as my son is a big fan of broccoli!! He can eat it raw, steamed or whatever form. So, I do not have to bribe him, convince him or hide it in the food. However, I am really not a big fan and I am so bad at making it…

How to make Bechamel sauce?

This is the Egyptian recipe for the bechamel sauce. I do not like the bechamel sauce too thick. So, hopefully this works for you as well! I am looking for the bechamel sauce to be a bit thicker than the chicken cream soup. It is used for so many recipes including: Egyptian Macaroni bechamel Egyptian…

Homemade Fried Chicken

This is my KFC version at home. It does not have the secret ingredients or the 11 secret herbs. However, it is super delciious and pretty sure it is made of 100% chicken 😉  In Egypt, KFC is pretty different from the one in USA. They have different types of sandwiches and side dishes. The chicken…

Cooking in Los Angeles

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Flan cake…It works!

This weird miraculous 3 layered cake gives you a feeling while preparing it that it will fail for sure but miraculously it works out in the oven and the look and taste is really good! It is basically made of 3 layers of caramel, flan and chocolate cake. It has an interesting name in arabic…

Egyptians love stuffing stuff so why not potatoes?!

Stuffed potatoes with beef, sounds good, right?! My mom used to make this more than 2 decades ago, at first I thought it was her own invention. How would one think to take the insides of the potatoes and stuff them?! However, in Egypt, we love stuffing stuff, we stuff grape leaves, squash, eggplant, tomatoes, cabbage…