It all started with my Mama's gumbo recipe!

Month: August 2016

Couche-Couche, A Cajun Delicacy

Couche-Couche, A Cajun Delicacy

  It was early morning and as I was getting ready for the day to head back home I heard a stirring in her kitchen. I hurried because I didn’t want to miss a thing. Almost too late! She already had the cornmeal mush in […]

Oatmeal Cookies With Dried Figs

Oatmeal Cookies With Dried Figs

Dehydrating fruit is something I just started doing. I’m such an amateur, but I wanted to share how easy it is and what I’ve learned so far.

Fig Tart Cookies

Fig Tart Cookies

You’ll enjoy these little thumbprint Fig Tart Cookies with less work, but all the taste of an old-fashioned sweet dough tart filled with fig preserves.