March on the Mandalay Nature Trail

Wanderlust: noun 1. a strong, innate desire to rove or travel about.  Filled with wanderlust and a big dose of early spring fever, I hopped in the Impala and headed to parts unknown.  I’ve come to learn that these are often … Continue reading

Bayou Wedding

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A new post from Yours Truly is long overdue.  Well, that’s a wee bit of a understatement, isn’t it? Hopefully, between knowing we’ve just been through Christmas and New Year’s, you’ll give me a pass when I say I’ve been … Continue reading

Best Thanksgiving Cornbread Dressing!

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It’s that time again!  And we finally have some cold weather here.  I hope it holds out for all the baking that will be happening, which makes the house so warm.  Hopefully, this posting gives you time to prepare your … Continue reading

November News!

On a recent Saturday, I was sitting in the kitchen when Dotter and MuzicMan came down to deliver some things they purchased for me at Sam’s Club.  Then Dotter hops up saying, “Oh, Mom, I brought you something, but I … Continue reading

Oven Jambalaya – Easy and Delicious!

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THEY WILL SCRAPE THE POT CLEAN! I swear it.  This is not your typical bayou jambalaya, nor is this your typical Cajun or even Creole jambalaya.  This jambalaya knows no such boundaries.   This is (almost) a no-fail jambalaya.  If you … Continue reading