My favorites

My favorites

  • 30 Recipes
My favorites
Confetti Cheese Dip

Confetti Cheese Dip

My favorite time of the day is when I can eat a big bowl of hot, cheesy, dip. This dip is not only hot and cheesy but it's just plain, dreamy
Creamy Stove Top Mac with Bacon

Creamy Stove Top Mac with Bacon

Hey, my mama never cooked stove top Mac so I had to improvise. Mac and Cheese in my house was baked to perfection

Spicy Pork Tamales

I was going to make them for Cinco De Mayo, but I had cooked so much food, I decided to hold off for a couple of days to allow my food to digest
Cajun Short Ribs: Cajun Week Day 5

Cajun Short Ribs: Cajun Week Day 5

  But today I have been given a cooking break by none other than my Baby Girl. And no I am not just saying that because she's my daughter people
Chicken Jambalaya-Cajun country

Chicken Jambalaya-Cajun country

I recently borrowed a wonderful cookbook from the library, a compilation of Cajun recipes and stories of the author's family's life on the bayou
Creole Crunch Sloppy Joes

Creole Crunch Sloppy Joes

When she was little, I tried to feed her some canned ravioli because I was in a rush, she spit the stuff all in my face
Meatball Sandwich

Meatball Sandwich

Remember a few days ago when I made my Creole Meatballs with Red Sauce. This is one of my favorite sandwiches ever, how could it not be, it has all the qualities of a great meal
Quick Creole Shrimp and Beans

Quick Creole Shrimp and Beans

I did not have time to do my daily grocery run, so I went with what I had in stock. Shrimp Baby Shrimp
Creole Meatballs and Red Sauce

Creole Meatballs and Red Sauce

I decided today to make my meatballs and spicy red sauce. It's not the same as my Creole Sunday Ragu. My Creole Meatballs and Red Sauce is what I cook when I want to make traditional spaghetti and meatballs or meatball sandwiches
Creole Salmon with Roasted Asparagus and Peppers

Creole Salmon with Roasted Asparagus and Peppers

We have a big problem at my house. So, what does that mean for my love of Salmon. Big Goo can eat leftover Easy Slow Cooker Red Beans, and Baby Girl as I discussed when I created my Gouda Veggie Melt, has gone "vegan
Creole Reuben Melt

Creole Reuben Melt

Well those are great sandwiches, but I decided to "creolize" my sandwich by changing things up. Yes, I already started eating, and finished my sandwich off with some Vlasic pickles and a Jones Soda
Creole Andouille Artichoke Dip

Creole Andouille Artichoke Dip

Big Dippin'I love to make dip, one of myfavorites is Spinach Artichoke Dip. I decided to omit the spinach, and replace it with Andouille sausage
Fat Tuesday Shrimp Creole

Fat Tuesday Shrimp Creole

My mother just returned from Louisiana yesterday and she brought me back a lot of my southern staples
Creole Pan Fried Fish with Thyme Brown Butter Sauce

Creole Pan Fried Fish with Thyme Brown Butter Sauce

I truly love fish, although I rarely cook seafood at home because my baby girl is allergic.  Yes, my New Year's Fish declaration will require me to cook two dishes on fish day, one for Big Goo and I, and something different for my baby girl
Creole Potato Salad

Creole Potato Salad

Chunky-LOVE. I love potato salad, especially in the summertime with a nice piece of bar-b-que chicken. Yes, I know it's winter but oh well, I still made potato salad today and it was good
Morning After Breakfast Burritos

Morning After Breakfast Burritos

My Morning After Breakfast Burritos will provide you with what you need to get your day started.  I stuffed my burrito so big, I had to use a fork
Smokey Creole Gumbo with Hot Sauce

Smokey Creole Gumbo with Hot Sauce

Let's just say it's been a couple of decades, and no I want tell you my age.  In my house growing up, who ever was closest to the pot must stir the roux, and I was always the closest to the pots, there you go