Category Archives: Creole-Cajun

Honey Beer Bread

If  you know me at all you know I’m continually looking for a way to blend honey into my recipes.  It’s a cinch to drench a biscuit with honey, stir a spoonful into my tea, pour it over my yogurt … Continue reading

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A Trip to Nick’s

A few weeks ago my man Dan and I traveled south-east about 350 miles to attend my high school reunion.  It was my 40th – yep, do the math I’ve been out of high school a long time. It was a … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Of Gumbo

Isn’t that beautiful?  Fresh shrimp ready to be peeled, cooked and eaten.  As you know by now these shrimp are destined for the Super Bowl of Gumbo.  That is not truly the name of this gumbo but it seemed so … Continue reading

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S_ _ ER   _ _ _ L  _ _  _ _ _ _ _ The puzzle above is a “same name” puzzle, like a  “Wheel Of Fortune” puzzle.  Did you ever watch that show?   I do, some evenings. … Continue reading

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Spicy, Intoxicating Jambalaya

Someone mentioned “Crawfish Pie” the other day and it got me thinking about cajun food, creole dishes, and how much I have a taste for the variety that it brings to the table. I grew up in southeast Texas, right … Continue reading

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