Monthly Archives: April 2017

Been Busy

Apr 25, 2017 | Posted by in Blog Posts | 0

The past two weeks have been a busy and stressful time. If you’re wondering why I haven’t posted anything … my daughter got married on April 22. I was busy trying to help her get ready for the wedding and doing last minute things for her. The wedding was beautiful … and so was she!!Read more …

Cajun Pies

Apr 14, 2017 | Posted by in Blog Posts | 0

These are what we call Sweet Dough Pies. Normally people use blackberries or figs for the filling. I wanted to try something different. I made Bouille Sweet Dough Pies. What is Bouille (pronounced Boo-yee) you ask? It’s a custard. It’s not very sweet but it is good. Here is the recipe for the dough… SweetRead more …

Boozy Lunch

Apr 5, 2017 | Posted by in Blog Posts | 0

My daughter is getting married this month so I went to help her with some of the wedding preparations.  While in the French Quarter we decided to have lunch at Stanley.  It’s a small restaurant on the next block catty corner from St. Louis Cathedral.  It was very crowded … no available tables so weRead more …

Seafood Platter

Apr 3, 2017 | Posted by in Blog Posts | 0

When I was a child we didn’t go out to eat. My dad worked hard and didn’t make a lot of money so my mom always cooked. When I became a teenager and was allowed to date, if my date brought me to a seafood restaurant, the only thing I would order was fried shrimp.Read more …