A Different Kind of Mardi Gras


When I relocated to south Louisiana at the adventurous age of 23, the celebration of Mardi (Tuesday) Gras (fat) had not yet made its way to the streets of Bossier City or Shreveport, my old stomping grounds. And because my … Continue reading

King Cake Coffee Winner

There were 9 faithful readers who commented and were entered into the drawing. Thank you all for your conversations! Miah did the honors since this post was all about him and his fabulous baking skills. And the winner is . … Continue reading

Traditional King Cake


I had the best time learning how to make traditional king cakes with my very special son at his cooking class. I’ve not had the chance to see him in action since he began this course last August.  Talk about … Continue reading

Easy King Cake

Since I’ve been down with the creeping crud, I’ve asked my sister to do a guest post for me.  You all know her here as LilSis, but she does actually have a name!  Heather is going to share a recipe … Continue reading