Tag Archives: Cooking

     I don’t believe many other cities, anywhere, have as good a restaurant scene (which is consistently excellent), as in New Orleans.     In my neighborhood alone (and within walking distance), I can count 30. Really.      Everything from 24 hour breakfast diners, to world-class epicurean establishments, are at arms reach.      In an […]

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Yesterday it rained- hard- all day.      We had invited several friends for a picnic dinner (more like courtyard dining under the stars) but unless we were willing to dine in bathing suits (not me, thank you very much) outside would have to be relocated.     And so we had an indoor picnic under the […]

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  • Tiffany - This was one of the loveliest meals I have had as a guest in quite some time. How very Southern of a Northern gal ~ReplyCancel

  • Cheryl - We Northern gal’s have it all goin’on!ReplyCancel

Directions for making cold soup:Stopped by a farm stand.Purchase veggies.Go to your kitchen.Chop veggies.Mix veggies together and salt and pepper to taste.Put in refrigerator for a while.Serve with a dollop of sour cream. Last night I did just that. Gazpacho(see recipe to the right) Tweet

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     We have almost everything one could want (or need) within a short walk of our home. There is the green grocer, a pharmacy, an art framer (priorities please), dog park, movie theatre (single screen no less), fabulous restaurants (too many to count), boutiques (again, too many to count), Mardi Gras parades, art galleries, […]

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