Category: Mardi Gras

DIY Old Fashioned Cornbread Mix Recipe

Corn Bread Mix

Although in Atlanta now, I moved here from New Orleans. Most of my family still lives there. While known for its fabulous food, some of the absolute best is the simplest.  One of my favorites is red beans and rice. […] Read more…

Stay Where You Want – STASH Your Reward Points! #NOLASTASH

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links for Stash. All opinions are my own. New Orleans is a vibrant melting pot of cultures that always inspires indulgence. New Orleans is where you go to eat, drink, listen to jazz, enjoy a parade, and […] Read more…

Know Your NOLA Cuisine

I can’t wait for football season! Especially when my beloved Louisiana State University Tigers come here to Georgia to play the mighty University of Georgia Bulldogs. Our daughter goes to UGA, but proudly sports her purple and gold when the Tigers […] Read more…

Louisiana Crawfish Bawl…OK, Boil

Seafood boil

My brother called me a couple of days ago.  Seeing his number on the caller ID generally puts me in “what happened and is everyone ok” mode. Not that he never calls, but he doesn’t usually call without a pretty […] Read more…

Ode to a New Orleans Sno-Ball

Snowball flavors

Chances are it’s still cold where you are. But way down in south Louisiana, where it’s 75 and (mostly) sunny at the end of February, sitting down with the season’s first cup of fluffy ice drenched in a diabetes-inducing sugary […] Read more…