It all started with my Mama's gumbo recipe!

Month: February 2016

Chicken Gumbo, Simply Classic Cajun

Chicken Gumbo, Simply Classic Cajun

Gumbo is the most common dish of all Cajun meals and this Chicken Gumbo recipe is the classic version straight from my Mama’s kitchen. It’s easy to follow and turns out delicious every time. When people find out I’m from south Louisiana the conversation always […]

Everyday Rice Every Day

Everyday Rice Every Day

As Cajuns, we ate rice everyday. This is the how and why.  Rice grew in abundance all around our green shingled house just north of the Intercoastal Canal and south of Highway 335. The land was my PaPa Greene’s who would always say, “Eat more rice, […]

Plain Potato Salad For Gumbo

Plain Potato Salad For Gumbo

Plain Potato Salad is always served with gumbo at our house. We like it that way. Nothing fancy or extra in there to mask or take away from the taste of the gumbo.  Potato Salad Ingredients This simple salad made with potatoes, eggs, mayonnaise, mustard, […]