Monday ‘s Red Beans and Rice

It's Monday in Louisiana and that means it time for Red beans and Rice . Today starts my Louisiana post as we get closer to Mardi Gras ( March 5th) . Let's Party ! Lisa The most popular legend goes like this: Ham was traditionally served at Sunday dinners in New Orleans. The leftover ham … Continue reading Monday ‘s Red Beans and Rice

Grain Free Day * Fish in Packets

Today is National Grain Free Day ! Are you living healthier this year ? Trying to loose a little weight? Or do you have a food allergy or a Health reason to be Grain Free? Today I am sharing my hubbies foil Fish packets that can be baked on the grill or oven : Recipe : … Continue reading Grain Free Day * Fish in Packets

Mint Chocolate Chip Day

Today is National Mint Chocolate Chip Day ! So it's a Book and a Recipe to enjoy ! Lisa Jen and Sherry's Ice Cream shop is the perfect place to bring friends, families, clubs, and even pets to get a mouth watering and creamy, flavorful treat--Anything like Italian Ice, Milk Shakes, A Double-Scoop of … Continue reading Mint Chocolate Chip Day

Galatoire’s Trout Almondine * Almond day

Today is National Almond Day! Today I am sharing a classic Trout Almondine : 6 filet trout1 C milk1 tsp salt1 tsp black pepper1/2 C flour1/4 C butter1/2 C sliced almonds Dip fish in milk and season with salt and pepper. Roll in flour. Melt butter in skillet -and cook fish. Then remove from skillet … Continue reading Galatoire’s Trout Almondine * Almond day

National Gum Drop Day !

Gum Drop Recipe 2-1/2 cups sugar, divided1-1/3 cups applesauce2 packages (3 ounces each) red or green gelatin2 envelopes unflavored gelatin1 teaspoon lemon juice In a large saucepan, combine 2 cups sugar, applesauce, red or green gelatin, unflavored gelatin and lemon juice; let stand for 1 minute. Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly. … Continue reading National Gum Drop Day !

Quick & Easy Valentine Candy

I promised quick and Easy recipes that your sweetheart will love : These are all made in the microwave -so get ready to make some candy : 2 minute Fudge 1 box powder sugar1/2 C coca1/4 C milk1/2 C margarine1 tsp vanilla1/2 C nuts In a 8 Cup microwavable bowl add - powder sugar and … Continue reading Quick & Easy Valentine Candy

Tunnel of Love cake :

Today I am sharing a great chocolate cake recipe - Perfect for Valentine but good at anytime too . My Recipe 11/2 C butter6 Eggs11/2 C Sugar2 C Flour1 box chocolate frosting mix2 C Nuts Cream butter- add Eggs one at a time and Mix,Add Sugar in and beat to fluffy. By hand fold in … Continue reading Tunnel of Love cake :

Valentine Kids party * crafts and treats

Its a rainy Tuesday morning in South Louisiana - Today's post is Valentines Day party time ! Read on : Tissue Paper Sun Catcher: Supplies and Directions: Tissue paper ( mine had sparkle from Christmas ) VinylMod Podge /brush Tear the tissue paper in small pieces. Cut out your heart shape out of plastic . … Continue reading Valentine Kids party * crafts and treats

Strawberry Frozen Yogurt !

Happy Frozen Yogurt Day ! And Yes ! the perfect recipe for a love one on Valentines Day ! No machine needed so read on > 2 C Frozen strawberries 2 T honey1/4 C Greek yogurt1/2 T lemon juice Add frozen berries and honey to food processor and blend add yogurt and lemon juice and … Continue reading Strawberry Frozen Yogurt !

Gung hay fat choy * Happy New Year !

Happy Chinese New Year ! 2019 is the year of the Pig : Chinese New Year in our family is all about family,food and fun . Tom's Fried Rice : Rice ( cooked the night before and let it dry) Long gain/ Jasmine 2 t oil for wok eggs (beaten) Cut vegetables ( can be … Continue reading Gung hay fat choy * Happy New Year !