And Murphy Makes Three!

dogs are a girl's best friend

Last week, I picked up “Floyd” as the newest temporary member of the Broussard clan. Floyd was a rescue pup, just as Dennis was and through the same organization. Everything told me to say no, that the timing was wrong and that I was unavailable to foster at the moment. It was the husband’s birthday week. […]

Tailgate Tuesday: Crock Pot Taco Soup

Crock Pot Taco Soup

I can’t tell you how excited I was to make the Crock Pot Taco Soup for this week’s Tailgate Tuesday. The temperatures here are a little cooler here, keyword being “little” and by golly if a person can wish Fall weather into the atmosphere then I’m that person. Crock Pot Taco Soup is PERFECT to […]

Hazelnut Fluff Mini Banana Waffles

Hazelnut Fluff Banana Waffles

I tried. Oh, how I tried to make the paleo Banana Bread Waffles just as the recipe instructed and not top them with syrup….or, um, er….Hazelnut Fluff. But as you can see I ended up with Hazelnut Fluff Mini Banana Waffles instead. It was going along just wonderfully. I purchased the somewhat ridiculously priced substitutions […]

Crock Pot Red Beans & Rice

Red Beans & Rice Recipe

There are several things that are not only quintessentially southern, but are quintessentially New Orleans. Red Beans and Rice on Mondays is one of those things. It has always been interesting to me that regardless of where you grow up in the state of Louisiana the traditions that exist in New Orleans are somewhat embedded […]

Nutella Buttercream Chocolate Cupcakes

Nutella Buttercream Chocolate Cupcakes

Yesterday, the husband woke up at 3:30am to be at the news station for an interview regarding this years ticket sales during their 5am segment. 5am!?!? Who watches the news at 5am?!? Or cares about LSU tickets that early in the morning?! I love him dearly but I DVR’d him. All this to say, I […]