After the Storm * plans,clean up and food

After the Storm * plans,clean up and food

As we wake up this Monday morning we are Thankful that Barry come through with little damage. But we are still dealing with the rain and flooding.... I wonder what my cat is thinking of the rain? After the Storm: Life is back to normal. My husband went back to work to deal with any [...]

Fresh Corn Casserole

Fresh Corn Casserole

It's Fresh Corn time of year in Louisiana ! So Monday's recipe is Fresh Corn Casserole : 2 C fresh corn/ cut from cob1/4 C Celery /sliced11/2 C toasted bread crumbs1/4 tsp pepper3 Eggs ? beaten 1 1/2 C fresh diced tomatoes1/2 C chopped Onions2 tsp Salt1 T melted Butter Combine all ingredients in a [...]

Mexican Street Fair Corn

Mexican Street Fair Corn

Its National Eat your vegetables day ! So how about some fair corn to enjoy while watching the Circus. Lisa 4-6 corn on the cob cooked1 cup cojita cheese, grated (your preference - fine like parmesan or in chunks)1 tablespoon chili powder1 teaspoon sea salt1/4 cup butter, unsalted and melted4-6 lime wedgescilantro for garnish On [...]

SOUTHERN SWEET ICED TEA

SOUTHERN SWEET ICED TEA

NATIONAL ICED TEA DAY 2019 1/2 gallon fresh, clean, water 4 family size tea bags or 8 regular tea bags 1 cup granulated sugar Heat. Pour the water in a 3 quart or larger pot and boil. 2) Steep. Turn the heat off and add the teabags. Cover to steep the tea for 5-7 minutes. Steep [...]

Monday recipe: Shrimp Scampi

Monday recipe: Shrimp Scampi

National Shrimp Scampi Day : April 29th Recipe fast and yummy ! Perfect with a salad and crusty bread ! Takes about 15 minutes -so Enjoy! 2 tablespoons butter2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil4 garlic cloves, minced½ cup dry white wine or broth¾ teaspoon kosher salt, or to taste⅛ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes, or to taste Freshly ground black pepper1 ¾ pounds large [...]

Louisiana Strawberry Festival

Welcome to another Monday road trip. Today we are at The Strawberry Festival. This year's festival is very special to me - I spent for yours in the area going to college and one of my best friends Mom and Aunt are the festivals Grand Marshall. . I can still remember my first taste of [...]

Soy Glazed Chicken Wings for a crowd

Soy Glazed Chicken Wings for a crowd

Monday recipe is to feed a crowd at Mardi Gras . Marinated Barbequed Chicken wings: 1 stick of butter1 C brown sugar1/2 C soy sauce1/2 C red wine2 tsp dry mustard.1/4 C fresh lemon juicesalt,pepper and garlic to taste. Disjoint 35-50 chicken wings. Place in a flat pan and pour marinate over wings. Let stand [...]