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30 March 2015
Crabmeat Au Gratin
In Louisiana and many places there is nothing like a dinner party at home. Although restaurants do the trick, making a dish for your guests adds so much more to a meal. As in a...
23 August 2015, 19:08
I've started adding a little more exercise into my life and actually joined a gym near my home. That was the selling point, proximity and price. Also, I am learning what foods I need to...
7 August 2015, 03:08
Summer Avocado Salad
Salads have always been a favorite for me and the one thing that fills me up. The more fresh veggies the better. Whatever veggies are on sale that week determines what goes in my salad....
29 June 2015, 01:06
Summer Spinach Salad
During the summer months when the temperatures are soaring in the upper 90's, I try not to use the oven and stovetop as much so I won't add to the already hot temperatures. Salads are...
23 June 2015, 05:06
Crustless Bacon and Veggie Fritatta
Some people call it Fritatta, Quiche or an omelette. I actually had to go and look up the difference. There is not much difference, it's whatever you want to call it. Both have eggs as...
20 June 2015, 20:06
Soft Shell Crabs
When buying soft-shell crabs, live ones are the best but they’re not always easy to find. To select the tastiest, use your nose.
1. To clean soft-shell crabs, hold the crab in one hand, and using...
15 June 2015, 05:06
Spaghetti Squash with Shrimp and Sausage
This past year I discovered spaghetti squash and was skeptical about trying it. I searched and found several tutorials on how to prepare it. Afterwards I decided on how I would prepare it and what...
15 June 2015, 02:06
Flaky 3 meat Pie
When planning a party, it's usually a good idea to prepare as many individual size portions as possible. No need to cut pieces and no need to guess the number of servings you will need....
15 June 2015, 02:06
Summer Shrimp Salad
This past weekend, my husband and I went fishing, We had bagged shrimp that we kept on ice that we used as bait. After a nice day of catching redfish, catfish and croakers we still...
9 June 2015, 02:06
Sheryl’s ‘Finger lickin’ BBQ Shrimp
Creating my version of BBQ Shrimp is so easy,you will say, "Now how'd she do that? When cooking sometimes less is BEST. When I first heard of someone saying they were going to make BBQ...
6 June 2015, 02:06
Spicy Meat Pies
Meat pies are perfect for backyard barbecues, festivals, and parties. This year at Jazziest I tried one of these tasty treats. Although they were small, they were packed with lots of great flavor. One of...
3 June 2015, 01:06
Jamaican Jerk Shrimp Taco
As a person who loves to experiment in the kitchen, I'm always looking for different ways to prepare foods. My family had taken a Cruise last year and we visited Jamaica. After arriving there, we...
30 May 2015, 06:05
My son came home from college and asked me if I knew how to make Crawfish nachos. I looked a little puzzled since I hadn't heard of that before. He told me that they sold...
25 May 2015, 04:05
Marinated Louisiana Blue Crabs
During months when crabs are affordable, we buy a hamper of blue crabs, boil them and plan a variety of ways to use them. Sometimes, we would go down to Bayou Barataria, set traps and...
25 May 2015, 03:05
New Orleans Style Crawfish Bread
During Jazzfest time in New Orleans, Crawfish bread is a very popular item and many of us want to try it every chance we get. When Jazzfest is over, and my family still has that...
21 May 2015, 02:05
Thai Shrimp Lettuce Wraps
When you're looking for a cool and tasty meal, try these delicious wraps. I was trying to cut down on high glycemic carbs but still wanted the flavor and something good to eat. I began...
19 May 2015, 19:05
Dinner In A Big
This is a great recipe to get the whole family involved. Simple enough for the kids to do and they can select the foods they like for their own personalized meal. Place everything in a...
12 May 2015, 20:05
New Orleans Style Crawfish Pies
Can’t get much better than an overstuffed flaky crawfish pie. These little tarts have always been served in my home as a Special treat. When crawfish are plentiful, I make these because this recipe consists...
12 May 2015, 03:05
Mango Shrimp Salad
Salads are such a versatile meal and can be prepared quick and easily. We can prepare as a side salad or make them into a meal. When growing up in my home as a child,...
27 April 2015, 18:04
Pepperoni Pizza Tarts
Who doesn’t love Pizza and quick homemade pizzas even the kids can help prepare. This would be perfect for a birthday party sleepover. These can be prepared ahead of time and put in the oven...
18 April 2015, 23:04