Friday – Weekend Plans.

Hello !   Happy Friday – we made it another week . And what’s on my planner for Today and the Weekend, Well here’s a few suggestions if you are in the area.   LSU  HomeComing   Game – in Baton Rouge ,la. It’s Saturday -and fun is happening before the game – Check out the Event  Link.   Homecoming Events  Event […]

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Louisiana Tailgating- Y’all Come

Welcome to Thursday ‘s  Food  Find *   LEL- Today we are talking about  – Tailgating – Louisiana style.   A tailgate party is a social event held on and around the open tailgate of a vehicle. Tailgating, which originated in the United States, often involves consuming alcoholic beverages and grilling food. Tailgate parties occur in the parking lots at stadiums and arenas, before and occasionally after games and concerts. You Want to know the Best Colleges to tailgate at – Our own LSU Tigers is  #1 Here the article -is you school included –10 best tailgates in College So What makes it Special – The Food  ! On Today ‘s Menu  – Gumbo * I will be the first to tell you everyone has there own recipe. Goggle it -tons of recipes & video- But it various from house to house and areas  of Louisiana you live in. It can be made with about anything – meat,seafood ,wild game and poultry. It can be made quick or cooked low and Slow. Made for a few or a crowd -served with Rice.  Eat and Enjoy    Lisa    Need help  Gumbo 101   Here’s the Basics of Gumbo- Chicken -Clean and cut up. Place in bot with water and let boil. Cook about an hour. Strain. Liquid is your base. De bone and save chicken You need to make a dark roux in an iron skillet. This takes a while -don’t burn it.  ( […]

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Sunday Plans * September

September is Here. And this Sunday is another Hot & Sunny Day. Perfect for a Holiday 3 Day Weekend. Everyone here is cleaning up and drying out from Harvey’s rain. September means Football in Louisiana. Our teams won last night – if you keep up with that. We are not big fans but my extended family is. It’s hard to […]

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Louisiana * Fall Festival Season

Hello September! Hello Sunshine !   We made it through another Hurricane  without damages -so we are blessed. And the Sun is shining. In September in Louisiana thew weather is -wet ,leaves falling and only a small change of temperature happening usually at night.  Perfect time for SEC football and fall festival time. Come visit – Lisa   What;s Happening […]

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Saturday – Celebrating Vinyl Record Day

Happy August 12th – And Today i am celebrating!      August 12th National Julienne Fries Day National Vinyl Record Day National Middle Child Day National Bowling Day – Second Saturday in August National Garage Sale Day – Second Saturday in August     In Honor of National Vinyl Record day!      I am celebrating one of the top selling albums […]

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Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day – My Dad & I –   Thanks Dad ! Father’s Day is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. The tradition was said to be started from a memorial service held for a large group of men who died in a mining accident in Monongah, West Virginia […]

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Beads Galore

My throws from Saturday’s children parade in Lafayette.  Lisa After the Parade – What do you do with the Beads? Make something?  Pinterest has tons of idea’s https://www.pinterest.com   – Mardi Gras Beads crafts Have a friend in a Krewe – give them the beads. (less to buy next year)  Some people sell them on Ebay (if yo have a […]

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