It all started with my Mama's gumbo recipe!

Month: September 2018

Lunchroom Lady Oatmeal Cookies

Lunchroom Lady Oatmeal Cookies

How many of you appreciate a good oatmeal cookie, raise your hand? I raise my hand high because I’ve convinced myself that anything made with oatmeal is a healthy choice and allowable even at breakfast. And especially with tea or coffee and cream with sweetener, […]

More Casserole, Cast Iron One-Pot Meal

More Casserole, Cast Iron One-Pot Meal

Oh, what a happy day when I discovered this recipe for More Casserole in a magazine years ago!  

German Chocolate No-Bake Cookies

German Chocolate No-Bake Cookies

If you’re a fan of German chocolate cake, then you’ll want to make these German Chocolate No-Bake Cookies or Brownie Nuggets as they are sometimes called.

Comforting Cajun Meatball Stew

Comforting Cajun Meatball Stew

If you’re looking for a satisfying meal to feed your family, I highly recommend this Cajun-Style Meatball Stew. These moist and tender meatballs cooked in a dark, rich gravy is another one of those creative meals birthed from necessity.

Chicken Wraps

Chicken Wraps

If you’ve ever enjoyed duck wraps at a favorite restaurant like I have then you’ll enjoy these Chicken Wraps. The secret is soaking the meat in a sweet marinade. They’re certainly worth the wait!