Sunday Table chat :

Sunday  Table chat :

Today around the dinner table we are sharing family memories and of course that leads to food. My Grandmother (Dad Mom) -raised 12 kids and cooked lunch everyday. But to make things easy -she had a set menu that never really changed. If it was Monday Beans- if it's Sunday : Smothered Chicken , Rice, [...]

Blueberry Coffee Cake

Blueberry Coffee Cake

Happy Saturday! Today's post is Grandma blueberry coffee cake made with some fresh berries from the garden. Mom loved blueberry and planted a few bushes so that she would have fresh berries. Lisa ½ cup butter ⅔ cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder½ teaspoon salt½ cup butter1 cup [...]

Sunday’s dinner

Sunday’s dinner

Happy Sunday! I grew up in a typical South Louisiana household. Sunday morning we got up early had breakfast and went to church . Out at 12 oclock and had lunch. Later our church changed time (oh my!) And we went earlier and out by 10:30. So Mom made big brunch with easy early dinner. [...]

Lisa Food blog: Chocolate

Lisa Food blog: Chocolate

White Chocolate Cheesecake with Hazelnut Crust is today's recipe on my food blog. 1/4C crused Hazelnut 12 graham crackers crushed 1/4 C sugar 6 Tbl melted butter 32 oz of cream cheese softened 1 1/4 C sugar 4 eggs 3 oz melted white chocolate 3 Tbsp Hazelnut liqueur Wrap outside of greased 9 in spring [...]

Waffles for Lunch and Dinner

Waffles for Lunch and Dinner

Today on my Food Blog it's Waffles for lunch and Dinner . It was National Waffle Day yesterday so I am making Waffles for Dinner. So grab your trustly Waffle maker and lets get cooking ! Lisa Waffled Chorizo-Cheese Quesadilla 1 lime, juiced 1/4 small red onion, thinly sliced Pinch kosher salt 1 teaspoon vegetable [...]

Wellness Wed : DIY Bug Bite help

Wellness  Wed : DIY Bug Bite help

Welcome to my DIY recipes and ideas for bug bites. Something that I use everyday Now... Tea Tree Oil Tea tree oil is also antibacterial, which can help prevent infection of the bug bite (which can happen if you scratch it so much, that you create an open wound!).  Honey If you don’t mind a [...]

Wellness Wednesday : Healthy DIY recipes

Wellness Wednesday :  Healthy DIY recipes

Fruits like bananas, avocado, orange and even dried fruits and nuts such as raisins, cashews and almonds can be used to create a soothing and beneficial facial treatment. Using fruits in your skin care regime is one of the most natural ways to treat the sensitive skin on your face. Cucumber Mash Face Mask Cut off ¼ of a cucumber and [...]

Global Running Day

Global Running Day

Global Running Day started in the United States in 2009, although at the time it was referred to as National Running Day. The inaugural Global Running Day was held on June 1, 2016. On that day over 2.5 million runners from 177 different countries took part, running an estimated 9.2 million miles between them. We [...]

Strawberry and Chicken Salad

Strawberry and Chicken Salad

After you pick you strawberries - whip up this tasty salad with homemade Blackberry Vinaigrette. Perfect for your Memorial Day picnic... Lisa 1 chicken breast1/8 teaspoon salt1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper1/8 teaspoon garlic powder1/4 teaspoon dried parsley2 teaspoons vegetable oil4 ounces lettuce mix1/4 cup blackberries, washed1/4 cup sliced strawberries1 tablespoon feta cheese5 or 6 pieces of dried apple chipsBlackberry Vinaigrette Season chicken breast with salt, pepper, garlic powder, and dried parsley. Place a small skillet over medium [...]