It all started with my Mama's gumbo recipe!

Month: November 2016

Kat’s Rodeo Soup

Kat’s Rodeo Soup

  Hope you all had a great Thanksgiving! We enjoyed celebrating it at home with our children and grandchildren. Somehow we end up spending a lot of time in the kitchen together during the holidays so quick and easy food preparation is what interests me […]

“Da” Donut Touch

“Da” Donut Touch

I didn’t know my great-grandma, Grandma George, who was called after her husband’s first name. That’s how the married women used to be referred to in south Louisiana, by their husband’s first names. My daddy’s mama was “Madame Bill” and my mama “Madame Bill, Jr.” […]

The Beauty of a Jambalaya

The Beauty of a Jambalaya

Jambalaya has been a popular Cajun dish for a long time. Its origin is from France and Spain and is similar to the Spanish dish paella. It made its way to New Orleans first before the Cajun’s embraced it as one of their favorite rice […]

Chop Chop Zucchini and Squash

Chop Chop Zucchini and Squash

I have recently noticed an Instagram account called Zydeco Chop Chop . Those of you who aren’t familiar with Instagram it’s an App that allows you to share photos with friends and family and it also offers businesses a place to creatively display their products. […]