Catherine’s Crab Cakes

Catherine’s Crab Cakes

Today we are making Catherine's Crab Cakes. We are inspired to make Catherine's Crab Cakes by one of our favorite Nantucket restaurant's, Fifty-Six Union. Half of the fun of dining out is learning about new dishes, ingredients, and combinations so that we can try to...

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Best Banana Pudding

Best Banana Pudding

Growing up in Louisiana, we went to big family reunions in the summertime. They are among some of my favorite childhood memories because we spent time with all of our cousins and everyone brought their favorite dishes. One in particular stands out, Aunt Kitty's...

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Flaky Pie Dough

Flaky Pie Dough

Flaky pie crust is easy to master! Keeping the ingredients chilled, measuring the flour correctly, and not overworking the pie dough are a few techniques to assure a flaky crust every time.Flaky Pie Dough - - all-purpose flour, salt,...

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Apple Pie

Apple Pie

Classic apple pie, fun to make and loved by all!Apple Pie - - sugar, cornstarch, cinnamon, salt, Honey Crisp apples, peeled, cored, and cut unto 1/4" slices, lemon juice, unsalted butter, cut into bits, Flaky Pie Dough, egg, lightly...

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Shrimp and Grits

Shrimp and Grits

In my South, the most treasure things passed down from generation to generation are the family recipes. Here is my family's favorite recipe for Shrimp and Grits. Try it. Maybe it will become one of your family's favorites too! ...

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Chicken and Waffles

Chicken and Waffles

Fried chicken and waffles is Southern comfort food at its best! Marinating the chicken in this secret sauce of buttermilk and Louisiana hot sauce guarantees delicious fried chicken. The secret sauce gives the chicken extra flavor and keeps it really tender as it...

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Chicken Pot Pies

Chicken Pot Pies

In the south, Chicken Pot Pie is one of our favorite comfort foods. Individual chicken pot pies are fun to make for your family and friends.  At first, the ingredient list may seem long, but the recipe is fairly easy to make. Cooking tip: Poach the chicken breast...

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Lobster Rolls

Lobster Rolls

Lobster Rolls - - lobster tails, Zatarain's Crab Boil, celery, diced, mayonnaise, juice of one half of lemon, salt and pepper to taste, french bread rolls, Boston Bibb lettuce, butter, 1. Bring a large pot of water to a boil. 2. Add one...

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Blueberry and Raspberry Tart

Blueberry and Raspberry Tart

One of our favorite summer recipes for blueberries and raspberries!     Blueberry and Raspberry Tart - - all-butter frozen puff pastry, thawed according to package directions, creme fraiche, eggs, sugar, all-purpose flour, salt,...

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Louisiana Shrimp Boil

Louisiana Shrimp Boil

While selecting a menu to celebrate Memorial Day, I am thinking about a good 'ol Texas bar-b-qua. However, my Louisiana childhood roots and Shrimp Boils are speaking to me. Shrimp Boils on Christmas Day is one of my favorite childhood memories. I remember when our...

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And most recently… Dreamer of relaunching my apparel business and having it manufactured in the USA.