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April 5, 2021

Baklava of the Month – Butterscotch Rum Walnut

I did not grow up around all my grandparents, but my dad’s mother lived close by in our little old town of Statesville, North Carolina. Her name was Bertha and…
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March 31, 2021

Rita’s Amazing Granola Ingredients

Allergy Notice Please DO NOT eat if you are allergic to any of the following ingredients: oats, almonds, coconut oil, dried cranberries, raisins, walnuts, brown sugar, honey, 100% pure maple…
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March 1, 2021

Baklava of the Month – Southern Pecan

This morning I woke up incredibly thankful for my life. I woke up excited to connect with you, my Baklava of the Month Club peeps. Excited to bake another flavor…
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February 1, 2021

Baklava of the Month – Chocolate Almond

My top three favorite comedy movies of all time are about strong, single moms who run their own businesses. One runs a chocolate shop in the movie Chocolat (Juliette Binoche);…
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January 1, 2021

Baklava of the Month – Traditional Walnut

There is a reason I chose my Traditional Honey Walnut Baklava as my January Baklava of the Month: It was the very first baklava I ever learned how to make.…
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December 1, 2020

Baklava of the Month – Sugar Plum Walnut

We’ve made it to the end of 2020, and hopefully you and your family members are healthy and well. It’s almost Christmas and, for me, Christmas is a special time.…
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November 1, 2020

Baklava of the Month – Cranberry Walnut Spice

Happy November! I’m so excited to connect with you again. I’ve been spending lots of time alone these days because I desperately want to stay COVID-FREE so I can continue…
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October 1, 2020

Baklava of the Month – Spiced Pear Walnut

This month’s Baklava of the Month flavor is Spiced Pear Walnut, and I have to tell you the story of how I came up with this flavor. I love, love,…
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September 1, 2020

Baklava of the Month – Apple Pie Walnut

I’m so excited to connect with you again, my Baklava of the Month Club customers/friends! This month I don’t really have a “story” per se to explain how I came…
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August 1, 2020

Baklava of the Month – Peach Walnut Cobbler

On June 16, 1982, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed August National Peach Month and called upon the people of the United States to incorporate peaches into their diets. So, how did…
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July 1, 2020

Baklava of the Month – Blackberry Walnut

When I was four years old my family moved way out to the country in a small community in Statesville, North Carolina, called Chestnut Grove. We lived off of Allen…