Chinese take-out is something we get every once in a while, whether it is from a craving or from working a “way too late” day. The other day, for me, it was to satisfy a craving. I had a great
There’s nothing like a “Louisiana Saturday Night” the songs says, to me there is nothing like a Louisiana crawfish boil! I can barely sleep the night before a crawfish boil. I love everything about it…well, almost everything, I never sign up
The boiler pots are rumbling here in Louisiana, either for boiled crawfish or for boiled shrimp. I haven’t had my boiled crawfish fix yet but it is coming soon. I’m sure there will be a leftover crawfish post…maybe…I’ll try to save some!
This past weekend, I had the pleasure of doing the Cooking Demo (Video live & uncut) at the Red Stick Farmers Market in Baton Rouge with Chef Celeste Gill. Since I was wearin’ green just a few days before for St.
Eating anywhere in Louisiana offers plenty of fried options. I think we fry just about anything here. Let’s face it, everything tastes good fried, even a fried Brussel sprout would be tasty…maybe! I try to eat healthy but that fried
It is that time of year again. Time for The Healthy Solutions Spice Blends 2016 Blogger Challenge. There are limited spots and I was happy to be accepted into the challenge once again. Upon entering, I had to choose a spice blend
Every night our dinner includes vegetables. I make it a point. Whether they are the premiere ingredient or showcased as a side. We love our veggies. In fact, I have a vegetable bowl that lives in my fridge. A bowl
It’s FALL y’all! That means football and gumbo here in Louisiana. While it would be better if it was a little cooler considering it is almost the first of October, Fall is a good enough reason to make a pot
Maque Choux, pronounced, “Mock Shoe”, is a classic Southern dish. The dish is said to arise from the Native Americans influence of the Acadians (Cajuns)–fresh corn and tomatoes turned into an entire meal. For me, Maque Choux is a sweet
It’s Memorial Day weekend! A time when most kids are thrilled to be officially out of school and a time for adults to have a much needed three day weekend! It’s also a time to get the patio cleaned up