Family Fun Friday!

It’s here! Our first Family Fun Friday of the new year.

Here’s what’s on the agenda for the evening:

  • Crock Pot Honey Sesame Chicken (
    Serves 4
    crock pot honey sesame chicken 2 300x201 Crock pot honey sesame chicken
    1 1/4 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts (thighs would be fine too)
    Salt and pepper
    1/2 cup honey
    1/4 cup soy sauce
    2 tablespoons diced onion
    2 tablespoons ketchup
    1 tablespoon canola oil
    1 clove garlic, minced
    1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes (optional)
    2 teaspoons cornstarch dissolved in 3 Tablespoons water
    Sesame seeds
    Season both sides of chicken with lightly with salt and pepper, put into crock pot. In a small bowl, combine honey, soy sauce, onion, ketchup, oil, garlic and pepper flakes. Pour over chicken. Cook on low for 3-4 hours or on high 1 1/2 – 2 1/2 hours, or just until chicken is cooked through. Remove chicken from crock pot, leave sauce. Dissolve 2 teaspoons of cornstarch in 3 tablespoons of water and pour into crock pot. Stir to combine with sauce. Replace lid and cook sauce on high for ten more minutes or until slightly thickened. Cut chicken into bite size pieces, then return to pot and toss with sauce before serving. Sprinkle with sesame seeds and serve over rice or noodles.
  • Stirfry Veggies
  • White Rice

Games: My kids received these as Christmas gifts. I made them wait to open them for tonight.

Bedtime Stories:

Does your family have a weekly date night? How much planning goes into your Family Nite? How do you decide what’s on the agenda? What will you all be doing tonight to spend time with your family?

Family Fun Friday Results are in!

1st Place: Mr.
2nd Place: Little Mama
3rd Place: Papa-Son
4th Place: Me

Curious George Matching:
1st Place Mr. (18) “I’m somethin’ like a Champ!”
Tied for 2nd Place: Little Mama & Me (8)
3rd Place: Papa-Son (2)

Miracles & Blessings,

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