Top 10 Recipes of 2020 and More!

Top 10 Recipes of 2020 and More!

What a year 2020 has been. I’m sure we are all over it, but I think 2021 will continue to be the same – at least the first few months. The more I think back on 2020, the more it feels like it lasted five 

15 Great Thanksgiving Meal Ideas Including Cocktails

15 Great Thanksgiving Meal Ideas Including Cocktails

Thanksgiving 2020 is quickly approaching – only days away – can you believe it? If you’re still unsure of what you want to pass at the table, here are a few ideas of dishes that I have made and published here on the website. I’ve 

9 Restaurants in New Orleans offering Thanksgiving Day Dinner

9 Restaurants in New Orleans offering Thanksgiving Day Dinner

If you’re spending Thanksgiving in New Orleans this year, here are 9 great restaurants serving a turkey dinner so you don’t have to worry about it. It’s an understatement to say that Thanksgiving is going to look a little different this year to what we 

How to Make Pickled Pork for Your Beans

How to Make Pickled Pork for Your Beans

One thing I learned from making red beans over the years is that it’s a labor of love. There’s more to it than quickly gathering some ingredients together and dumping it into a pot. I’ve learned that just like gumbo or jambalaya, the secret to 

Two Gift Packages for the NOLA Foodie and Coffee Lover

Two Gift Packages for the NOLA Foodie and Coffee Lover

One of my favorite things to do is find New Orleans or Louisiana themed gift packages. I don’t know why but there’s something about getting a box in the mail full of great items from the place I love. What about you? I’ve shared different 

10 Great Recipes For a Leftover Ham Bone

10 Great Recipes For a Leftover Ham Bone

Did you cook a ham this weekend? If you did and it had a ham bone, make sure you save it or pass it on to someone who could use it. Like me. If our family has a get together and a ham is being 

10 New Orleans Themed Gift Baskets Spring 2019

10 New Orleans Themed Gift Baskets Spring 2019

The kids are excited for the Easter bunny to stop by our house. At some point through the years it has become a smaller second Christmas. My oldest said that he was making a list to give to the Easter bunny when we see him 

10 of My Favorite Mardi Gras Themed Songs That You Need to Play

10 of My Favorite Mardi Gras Themed Songs That You Need to Play

Play somethin’ for me mister! That line brings back a lot of memories of my days working at a radio station in Detroit. I was the producer of two-weekend call-in request shows at our once oldies station – like in oldies from the 1960s to