Lisa Food Blog : Pecan

Lisa Food Blog : Pecan

Today is National Pecan Day and I am celebrating with two recipes I pulled out from Mom's recipe box. One's Fish and the other is chicken enjoy.... Lisa 1 cup lightly toasted pecans, chopped 1 1/2 cups bread crumbs 4 tablespoons chopped parsley leaves 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper 1 [...]

Lisa Food Blog: Baked Egg Plant Parmesan

Lisa Food Blog: Baked Egg Plant Parmesan

Welcome Food Lovers : Today recipe is a No Fry Egg plant Parmesan. Always a big hit with the family when the Eggplants start coming in from the garden. Try it and let me know if you like this version. Need help picking out eggplants ? Read my Kitchen tips section for more information: Lisa [...]

Honey Hand Balm

Honey Hand Balm

Simple Honey Hand Balm (without Emulsifier or Preservative) 1/4 cup  Coconut oil 1/4 cup  Almond oil 1/4 cup  Olive oil 5 tablespoons  Beeswax chips 1 tablespoon  Shea butter 1-1/2 tablespoons  Raw organic honey ( http://carmichaelshoney.com/) Essential oils of your choice Combine everything except for the raw honey, and essential oils in a microwave safe bowl.Combine everything except for the raw honey, Leucidal [...]

Grand ma : Cabbage Rolls

Grand ma : Cabbage Rolls

Welcome to Wed Food Blog : My family has a history with Cabbage rolls. My Grandma made great ones , My Mom were terrible mine is a work in process. Everyone still makes jokes about Mom's and she was an awesome cook. So enjoy the recipe.. Lisa Easy Cabbage Rolls 1 head green cabbage▢1 lb ground pork (or ground [...]

Blue Berry Popover Day

Blue Berry Popover Day

Today we celebrate Blueberries with Pop Overs. What is a popover in America? The popover is an American version of Yorkshire pudding and similar batter puddings made in England since the 17th century, The oldest known reference to popovers dates to 1850. ... Most American popovers today, however, are not flavored with meat or herbs. Instead, they have a buttery taste. Recipes: 3 [...]

Catfish with Pecan sauce

Catfish with Pecan sauce

In my kitchen today my Lent post is two Louisiana favorites : Catfish and Pecans Recipe: all-purpose flour seasoned with salt and pepper for dredging the fish1 large egg3 tablespoons watersix 6- to 8-ounce catfish filletsabout 1/3 cup vegetable oil for sautéing the fish1/4 cup minced onion1 garlic clove, minced3/4 stick (6 tablespoons) unsalted butter1/2 [...]

Food Blog : Muffaletto

Food Blog : Muffaletto

Happy Wednesdays ! I am back on line and so happy to be with you. Today is National Cold Cut Day and I am highlighting a Classic New Orleans sandwich. If you are in New Orleans check out the ones at : Central Groceries. Grant's Easy muffaletta 1/2 loaf Italian bread ( Grant bakes his own) 4 ounces salami I [...]

DIY Coffee Scrubs

DIY  Coffee  Scrubs

Today's Wellness Wednesday post is all about DIY Coffee Scrubs. Make a batch for yourself or give as a gift.... Lisa 1/2 cup fresh ground coffee (Fresh are best, but dry used grounds will work, too)1/2 cup brown sugar1/2 cup melted coconut oil1 teaspoon vanilla extract Tip: Choose fine grounds, as the coarse kind can be [...]

Natural Cold Remedies :

Natural Cold Remedies :

With the change in weather comes problems of all kinds . One is cold and flu like symptoms. My Gran always went natural when she could -so here is some of her favorites. Please if symptoms is bad consult a doctor.  Hydration Vitamin C SleepHoney and TeaChicken soupAromatherapyA steamy shower Gargling warm salt water Grams favorite cold remedies: [...]