Main Dishes

Rice And Gravy, A Cajun Staple

Rice And Gravy, A Cajun Staple

We Cajuns like our rice and gravy the way our Momma’s serve it. With a dark gravy, really dark, over a pile of white rice is what I mean. And if every grain of rice is covered, then she’s really good at it!

How to Make Quiche

How to Make Quiche

Making Quiche is easy! It may sound like a fancy dish, but all it takes are a few essential custard ingredients poured over your favorite fillings then topped with cheese before baking. You can have a delicious meal in no time using foods already stocked […]

Easy Lasagna Recipe, Step-By-Step

Easy Lasagna Recipe, Step-By-Step

I’m sharing my secrets to this Easy Lasagna Recipe that will have you passing up the frozen food section next time you crave this classic Italian dish. It’s made with jarred spaghetti sauce and oven-ready noodles to help get it on your table with ease […]

Shrimp And Corn Soup

Shrimp And Corn Soup

A steamy bowl of Shrimp and Corn Soup is the perfect antidote for bone-chilling, wet winter days. This soup is a favorite dish in south Louisiana made with its spicy tomatoey broth that balances the sweetness of the corn and shrimp flavor. Warmth for the body,  good for the soul!

Easy Spinach Bread

Easy Spinach Bread

This tasty spinach bread doesn’t have to be served as bread only. Think of it as a side dish, an appetizer or even a meatless main meal along with a salad.

Classic Cabbage Rolls

Classic Cabbage Rolls

“Cabbage rolls … they are like little meatloaves with rice wrapped in cabbage leaves and cooked in tomato sauce,” is what I told my grandson when he asked what I was cooking for supper. It surprised me how simple that sounded.

More Casserole, Cast Iron One-Pot Meal

More Casserole, Cast Iron One-Pot Meal

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

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!  

Easy Beef Enchiladas

Easy Beef Enchiladas

Ooh, you need these beef enchiladas in your life! They are bursting with flavor and so easy to prepare. You won’t mind getting in the kitchen to cook them up, and I promise there will be plenty of requests for more of these yummy wrapped-up bundles.