Lemonade Concentrate

Lemonade Concentrate Recipe

I had a few leftover lemons and Jeremy really likes lemonade so I decided to develop a lemonade ratio.  It’s a good balance of tart and sweet....

Southwestern Shrimp and Grits

Southwestern-style Shrimp & Grits Recipe

Introduction: When a representative from the Louisiana Seafood Promotion & Marketing Board contacted me this spring to see if I’d be interested in receiving a one pound...

Mediterranean Orzo

Mediterranean Orzo Salad Recipe

Another quick and easy pasta salad recipe.  My favorite thing about this is that only the orzo needs to be cooked.  The rest is chop and mix. ...

Scrambled Egg Sandwich

Scrambled Egg Ratio

During Jazz Fest, I cooked scrambled eggs one morning.  I had a request for my recipe and I realized that I didn’t really have one.  The next...

Windhoek Lager Beer

Beers in South Africa

One last South Africa post for you all.  I tried several beers there and wanted to share them with you.   Something to note about the beers available...

Toasted Roast Beef Sandwich

Toasted Roast Beef Sandwich Recipe

Being a huge fan of patty melts, I took the opportunity recently to make a patty-melt type sandwich from some left-over roast beef.  This toasted roast beef...

Apple and Onion Chutney Recipe

Apple Onion Chutney Recipe

Roast pork was the main dish this year at the Addison Christmas day lunch so I volunteered to make a chutney to accompany that. Not just any...

Purple Cabbage & Spinach Salad Recipe

Last weekend I found myself with a purple cabbage and several oranges left over from last week’s trip to the Hollygrove Farmer’s market.  The two seemed to...

Vegetarian Chili

Vegetarian Chili Recipe

In honor of the 9th Annual National Wear Red Day to raise awareness for women’s heart disease, I’m sharing a red dish recipe with you this week...

vegetable-stock

Vegetable Stock Recipe

This is a basic recipe for vegetable stock.  While it is easy to buy stock from the grocery store, homemade stock tastes so much better.  This recipe...