Butternut Squash Pasta Recipe

I developed this recipe late in the summer completely on a whim.  Please feel free to substitute as you see fit.  I included the ingredients below because...

Toasted Pumpkin Seeds Recipe

October signals the arrival of fall and all the great things that go along with it.  The leaves don’t change here in the south, but we do...

Tomato Pesto Pasta Recipe

I love tomatoes. I love pesto.  And I love pasta.  Naturally, I came up with a tasty recipe to combine the three.  Sadly, the Creole tomato season...

Potato Salad Recipe

This past Sunday we had a group of friends over for the Saints game for a gumbo party. Basically, what that means is that we had friends...

Okra and Tomatoes

Okra and Tomatoes Recipe

Over the summer I cooked quite a bit of okra and tomatoes. This is one of our favorite dishes to cook, especially since both fresh okra and...

Bean Soup with Barley Recipe

Recently my sister gave me a bag of Hurst’s HamBeens Cajun 15 Bean Soup. I had heard of this soup mix before but had never tried it.  ...

Classic Hummus Recipe

Classic Hummus Recipe

Hummus is one of my favorite things to eat.  It is a very popular spread and dip that comes to us from cuisines in Greece and throughout...

Our Visit to The Seafood Shed

Introduction: As many of you may know, I am originally from Lafourche Parish, specifically the town of Golden Meadow.  Some of you may know it as the...

Shrimp and Grits Recipe

Last weekend my dad was in town over night and Jeremy’s parents were still here from New York so I decided to make something special – Shrimp...

Roasted Tomato Recipe

Although Creole tomato season is sadly past us, I wanted to post my recipe for roasted tomatoes.  These tomatoes are very flavorful and versatile.  They can be...