Today I am remembering my Grandmother in post - so as I mentioned earlier she was an amazing baker and quilter - and I am sharing her sweet dough recipe. Grandma Sweet Dough Recipe : 1 C sugar 1/2 C shortening (Crisco) 2 Eggs 1/2 C Milk 3 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp [...]
Yesterday was the official start of fall !!! In South Louisiana not much changes . It's actually a great time to visit her . The weather is a little cooler ,No color on trees but lots in the football stand and there's still plenty to do with festivals every weekend Sugar Cane Sugar Can Festival [...]
Happy Saturday ! And this weekend is time head to the Delcambre Shrimp Festival: located about 20 miles southwest of Lafayette, is home to one of the area's most productive shrimp fleets. The town devotes an entire weekend to honor this economic lifeblood. Events include a shrimp cook-off, queens pageants, fais-do-do's, food booths, carnival rides, [...]
Happy Saturday ! It's busy this weekend as we prepare for Graduation Monday . Enjoy the Sunshine & Have a great Day- The temperature is in the 90's Today -so if outside wear Sunscreen & stay dehydrated if attending any festivals. Lisa The Baton Rouge Soul Food Festival offers two days of fabulous southern cuisine [...]
Today we celebrate Sweet Corn To all the corn farmers out there Thank You for what you do. Lisa And if you are in the area Corn Festival in Bunkie,la.-going on this weekend celebrating the importance of corn in Louisiana. Lisa
Guilty Seafood Express 4916 i-49 frontage Rd Opelousas, la 70570 Opened Now- Crawfish Season is Mid January till May. With Crawfish festivals happening all over the state. Breaux Bridge Crawfish Capital of the World -festival is May 5-7th this year.