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November 2016

Seafood Chicken Gumbo Recipe

November 29, 2016
seafood chicken gumbo recipe

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving.  Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone it’s officially time to gear up for Christmas.  Yes, it’s hard to believe that this year is coming to a close.  Seeing beautiful Christmas decor and listening to festive holiday tunes are a constant reminder that we must enjoy every moment of each day of 2016.  As I mentioned in an earlier post, this time of year is always bitter-sweet.  Before I get ahead of myself, I have to share my family’s non-traditional Thanksgiving dinner.  It is so flavorful, so delicious and… well you just have to try it.  I promise you will not be disappointed.  It’s my Continue Reading…

Cranberry Orange Cookies

November 23, 2016
Cranberry Orange Cookies

Tis the season for cranberries!  Well, it’s countdown time before Thanksgiving.  Here’s a question for all the cooks, are you prepared and organized?  Are you going to venture out this year with any new recipes or do you plan on keeping it safe by sticking with your Thanksgiving tradition?  I’m keeping with the tradition as far as the main course is concerned; however, I’m going to play around with new dessert recipes which brings us to these Continue Reading…

Oven Roasted Butterflied Chicken

November 7, 2016
Oven Roasted Butterflied Chicken

Hello there my friends, I hope you all had a great weekend and have settled in with the time change.  This weekend was busy but productive.  On Saturday, I participated in the ‘Light the Night Walk’ for leukemia and lymphoma with family and friends, and it was such a success.  It was wonderful to see so many people participating.  Although my heart was heavy, I felt so empowered by the guest speakers.  On Sunday, I ran errands, organized and prepped things for the week ahead.  Okay, so I’m pretty excited to share my Continue Reading…