Chantilly Berry Trifle

Berry Chantilly Trifle

This is my favorite spring-time, berry-season dessert, and it was adapted by my Dotter from the Chantilly Cake baked by local Rouse’s supermarket bakeries and Whole Foods.  We first tasted the cake at my oldest son’s birthday party several years … Continue reading

Blackberry or Dewberry Cobbler

Blackberry Cobbler

There’s been a whole lotta picking going on down the bayou at the local berry patch.  And the best thing to do with the fresh, dark globes of goodness?  Throw them in an old-fashioned cobbler, which is not only a … Continue reading

CRCL Coastal Stewardship Awards

Coastal Stewardship Award

Way back in 2004, I penned a little children’s picture book about 30 years of wetland loss that took place since I moved to lower Terrebonne Parish of south Louisiana. The book became a reality when, in February 2005, I held … Continue reading