One Bowl Chocolate cake

One Bowl Chocolate cake

Sometimes you just need some Chocolate cake .... 2 cups white sugar1 ¾ cups all-purpose flour ¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder1 ½ teaspoons baking powder1 ½ teaspoons baking soda1 teaspoon salt2 eggs 1 cup milk½ cup vegetable oil2 teaspoons vanilla extract1 cup boiling water Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour two nine inch round [...]

Wed Food Blog : Venison

Wed Food Blog : Venison

My today's recipe is strait out of my Mom's cookbook. My Dad spent the fall season hunting to fill our freezer with meat to save on the grocery bill. This was one of her go to venison recipes but can you can also use beef.... Lisa 1/4 cup flour1 T flour 1 onion, chopped2 cloves minced garlic1 [...]

Lemon Garlic Tilapia

Lemon Garlic Tilapia

Today on the Food Blog : Healthy recipe for Lemon Garlic Tilapias : 4 each tilapia fillets3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice1 tablespoon butter, melted1 clove garlic, finely chopped1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes1 dash pepper to taste Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Spray a baking dish with non-stick cooking spray.Step 2Rinse tilapia [...]

Chicken and Vegetable Sheet pan

Chicken and Vegetable Sheet pan

It's time for our Wednesday Food Blog. In my Kitchen I am focusing on healthy meals with lots of vegetables. A perfect time for a quick and easy sheet pan recipe. This one uses potatoes and spinach but you can swap out any vegetables your family would enjoy... Lisa 2 pounds red potatoes (about 6 [...]

Happy New Year Eve

Happy New Year Eve

Happy New Year Eve ( Thursday) - so do you have plans today. I am planning ahead for a typical Southern New Year meal -so enjoy. What's the story behind the New Year meal? Cabbage, the star of sauerkraut, is green like money. As are collards and other sturdy braising greens, obviously. Round, disc-like lentils [...]

Christmas Eve Gumbo

Christmas Eve Gumbo

In South Louisiana families gather together on Christmas Eve and attend Christmas Mass and enjoy a bowl of Gumbo. 2/3 C oil1 C flour1 large onion chopped2 to 3 ribs of celery , chopped1 bell pepper chopped1 minced garlic4 to 6 C water1 pkg Gumbo crabs (small)1 bag of shrimp1 lb chopped cooked okra 1 [...]