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Breakfast

French Toast Or Pain Perdu (Lost Bread)

French Toast Or Pain Perdu (Lost Bread)

French toast is a classic breakfast dish also known as pain perdu or lost bread. This dish transpired years ago by saving precious daily bread before it spoiled and had to be thrown out.

Bread Pudding With Pumpkin Pecan Praline Sauce

Bread Pudding With Pumpkin Pecan Praline Sauce

Happy y’all, it’s fall! Finally, some cool weather instead of the hot, dry air we’ve been having. Things were a bit out of place with all of the high temps here in the ArkLaMiss this October. How about we celebrate with some bread pudding to […]

Foolproof Biscuit Making 101

Foolproof Biscuit Making 101

  When a Cajun moves away from south Louisiana there is a need for much adjustment to the new culture. Being so satisfied with their surroundings right down to the climate, landscape, language, food, music, and its people can make a change to a new […]

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 […]