Taste of Home Cooking School- Let’s Go!

Cooking School Logo

Do you guys read the Taste of Home magazine? I have a subscription, and I especially love their Special Edition magazine/books they publish seasonally. I can always find a recipe I want to try, or a project I want to tackle contained within those pages. I was really excited to discover that the Taste of Home Cooking School Culinary Specialists and Cooking School Team responsible for so

Oak Alley Plantation (and a Mint Julep stand!)

Oak Alley Plantation

 Hi Ya’ll, Aimee here. Your unofficial, official Oak Alley Plantation tour guide.   Oak Alley Plantation, referred to as “The Grand Dame of River Road” is located in Vacherie, Louisiana. I always mistake that it’s “on the way to New Orleans” but I’m directionally challenged. I will say that it’s about an hour’s drive for me in Baton Rouge. It’s probably one of my favorites

Bocage Plantation (And a BIG Annoucement)

Bocage Plantation

Oh, give me a home Where the crafters will roam. Where the ribbon and scissors will play…… Where seldom is heard, A discouraging word. And the hem on your fabric won’t fray! Home, home on the range. Where the ribbon and scissors will play! Wondering where the heck I’m going with this post? I did it, ya’ll. I put my foot down and set out to

Houmas House Plantation

Houmas House Plantation

When you live in the heart of the South, plantations become your playgrounds. I have always had a bit of an obsession with them. I did my engagement photos at the former Tezcuco Plantation in Burnside. I married in 2010 at Loyd Hall Plantation in Cheneyville. I spent my last anniversary at Nottaway Plantation. And I’ve participated in festivals at Oak Alley Plantation and San