Food and Drink

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Three Reasons You NEED To Buy Girl Scout Cookies

It’s my 3rd favorite time of year, and I don’t mean spring in New Orleans.…

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Easy DIY Mini King Cakes For Mardi Gras

Carnival season means one thing in New Orleans, KING CAKE! And while there seem to…

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“Semi-Homemade” DIY KING CAKE WITH CREAM CHEESE FILLING

Sometimes during Carnival Season, you just want a king cake. Sometimes you want a king…

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Beignet Bites – An Easy Beignet Recipe Anyone Can Make

One can’t talk about sweet treats in New Orleans without mentioning beignets. I had no…

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Super Easy 30 Minute Shrimp Tacos

I created this recipe a few years ago during Lent. I was looking for something…

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Not Your Grandmother’s Watergate Salad

Watergate Salad was a staple in our family growing up. It was at EVERY, and…

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Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes

I originally made these Boston Cream Pie Cupcakes years ago as part of a States…

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Fun Mardi Gras Treats You Can Make

It’s Carnival Time! Outside of Christmas, this is my favorite time of year! I love…

Delicious Recipes To Use Up Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

If you’re house is like my house, you had to play Fridge Tetris to get…

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New Orleans Slow Cooker Recipes You’ll Love

Here in New Orleans we are all about food. Our seasons are named for the…

Walt Disney World Inspired Mickey Mouse Pumpkin Cupcakes for Halloween

When I think of Disney and Halloween, I think of one thing – MICKEY PUMPKINS!…

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Delicious Slow Cooker Vegetable Recipes You Need To Make

St. Patrick’s Day Parades in New Orleans are some of my favorites! Being lucky enough…

Easy Santa Mickey Cupcakes
Easy Santa Mickey Cupcakes Everyone Can Make

We love all things Disney in our house. We are also very fond of Christmas.…

Disney Halloween Treats
Disney Halloween Treats You Need To Make

It’s HALLOWEEN! Well it’s almost Halloween and that means it’s time for Mickey Pumpkins and…

Brunch In New Orleans
Best Places to Get Your Brunch on in New Orleans

One of the best things about the weekend is…brunch!  You can sleep in late, and…

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Easy Summer Meals That Won’t Heat Up the Kitchen

With the heat index already exceeding 100 degrees in the New Orleans area, the last…

Kid Friendly Restaurants In New Orleans
Great Kid Friendly Restaurants In New Orleans You’ll Love

Living in New Orleans comes with many perks. One of the best perks is having…

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Family Friendly Restaurants In New Orleans Where Kids Eat Free

Kids are expensive…and so is feeding them! So take advantage of these family friendly Restaurants…

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New Orleans Instant Pot Recipes For You To Try

It seems like every mom I know got an Instant Pot for Christmas. Did you?…

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New Orleans King Cake Guide

New Year’s resolution to stay away from sweets? Ha! Not in New Orleans where our…

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Two Yummy Ways To Use Up Your Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey

Thanksgiving is over and all you have to show for it is half a turkey…

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Two Easy Halloween Treats For Class Parties

You feel compelled to make a treat with love for your child’s class, but you…

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Lunch Ideas for Toddlers and Preschoolers

So you have finally come to grips with the fact that your little one is…

New Orleans Cocktail Recipes
Yummy New Orleans Cocktail Recipes

I don’t know about you but between the monster sized mosquitoes and the heat, SUMMER…

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New Orleans Grill Recipes

I don’t know about you but this time of year makes me want to do…