Ever tried mountain oysters? How about caviar or sardines? Ever eaten a live minnow? Gary McCoy has tried 'em all. And Tracy thinks he's crazy. He even tried Goat's Rue this morning. Goat's Rue, an herbal supplement for lactation support, is the nastiest thing Tracy's ever tried.
The Tony Chachere Cooking Rig was set up at the Sportsman's Expo a couple weeks ago and we went wild over the unbelievable brisket they served up. It was melt in your mouth good! People were coming back for seconds and thirds! The best news: We have the recipe!
I'm in love with my crock pot. Seriously. I want to write it love notes and give it massage, instead I threw a hunk of raw meat covered in Dr. Pepper in it at 3 am this morning. And in 6-8 hours I'm going to enjoy the fruits of my lack of labor. This is the easiest and most fabulous "roast beast" recipe I've ever tried!
We all love to save money here and there. One of the biggest expenses in many families is the grocery bill. Have you ever made a "generic mistake" that you swore you would never make again? What are the rules of buying generic? We're talking food products, toilet paper, medicines, all of it.
Here is a fabulous and timely recipe for Raccoon and Sweet Potatoes. If you haven't already heard, Swepco roasted a raccoon this morning. The poor critter wandered into a South Shreveport substation in the wee hours this morning and BOOM! BBQ! Coon. . . the other white meat.
The Summer season for the Shreveport Farmer's market began this past weekend and if you missed out Saturday, you have another chance during the week to enjoy all the fabulously fresh goodies! Head down to Festival Plaza this afternoon and get your Farmer's Market on!
Yay for tax day rewards! If the pain of filing your tax return is too much to bear, swing through Sonic and enjoy 1/2 price drinks and slushes ALL DAY today. That's not the only good "tax day" deal to be found in Kiss Country, we have a whole list!
It seems like Youree Drive is blowing up with new eateries: Ghengis Grill, Panda Express, Jersey Mike's, Lenny's Sub Shop--just to name a few! Is there a restaurant that you love and really, really wish they would open up shop here in the Shreveport area? Oh, I have a couple for sure to put on the list!
Okay, I'm trying to not let all the "new baby" warnings freak me out too much. Maybe I should stop reading my daily "What To Expect" emails. Over the past few days I have received two or three emails recommending that I start freezing food now or face imminent starvation once my new baby arrives. That is a comforting thought. . . starving to death while being sleep deprived. I
It's finally the perfect weather in Kiss Country to cook up a big pot of hearty soup! Nobody does hearty better than Paula Deen. Check out this lasagna in a pot recipe and be sure to look for the keyword at the bottom of the blog for your chance to win a signed copy of Paula's latest cookbook: Paula Deen's Southern Cooking Bible! Details are in my blog!