Bacon, Bacon, Bacon Extravaganza…Bacon-Wrapped Avocado Fries

  It was a bacon extravaganza last night.  Almost as if on a dare….a group of friends got together to see how many bacon-wrapped goodies they thought they could put together on a Saturday night.   I was not in … Continue reading

Winter Greens and Rice Gratin

Serves 10 to 12.  Freezes well, and easily halved. This is a great winter dish as greens are in abundance in backyard gardens, farmer’s markets, and in the grocery market.  Obviously, this is the time which they taste the best, too. … Continue reading

Bread Pudding with Banana Sauce

A brand new household favorite! A delicious Louisiana classic that is really, really good. This is really my husband’s dish.  He was reading one of my cookbooks a few days ago, and this morning started putting this together right after … Continue reading

Mimi’s Choucroute

Coleslaw, old world style.  Another family favorite and a must-have dish at any family get-together. When I got married, I had to learn how to make my mother-in-law’s coleslaw, (and her potato salad, too).  Since I wasn’t a big fan … Continue reading