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Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya Bites

February 11, 2015

Leftover jambalaya? Not always, but if you do have some, I have found something wonderful to do with it! My husband thought of this. We were thinking of something to take to our friend’s Super Bowl party. It is right around Mardi Gras time and we (meaning me) tend to have our minds focused on Continue Reading…


Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya

February 8, 2015

It’s almost Mardi Gras and chicken and sausage jambalaya is my go to dish to serve at my Mardi Gras parties. Living in Northern California it’s hard to be away from New Orleans this time of year. First of all, it’s not easy to find Continue Reading…

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Bananas Foster

January 14, 2015

Aaaahhh! There’s no place like home! This is one of the foods that reminds me so much of home, South Louisiana. This is a specialty dessert from New Orleans. Bananas Foster is one of my all time favorite desserts. My dad is a pro at Continue Reading…


Samoa Cheesecake Cups and Lemon Curd Cheesecake Cups with Fresh Blueberries

December 3, 2014

You know that time of year full of special time of year we all wait for on pins and needles? Yes, it’s when the Girl Scout cookies come out. Ya gotta love Girl Scout cookies. Everyone has their favorites. Those special cookies they get Every. Single. Year. I have 3 favorites and my husband has 2. And we don’t intersect at all. We agree on most things, but apparently not Girl Scout cookies. My ultimate favorite is the Samoas. Wow! Chocolate, cookie, caramel, and coconut… How could you go wrong. Continue Reading…


Mushroom and Sausage Stuffing

November 29, 2014

I signed up to make stuffing for my twins’ Preschool Thanksgiving celebration. Not sure what I was going to do, I wandered aimlessly around the grocery store (only because I had no kids with me) waiting for inspiration to strike. And it did! I brought my new Mushroom and Sausage Stuffing (actually 2 baking dishes full) and it disappeared quickly! I got so many compliments on this whim that I decided to share it.

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