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Grillades and Grits on a gray plate with a red and white napkin on a wood table

Grillades and Grits

Grillades and grits is a traditional New Orleans brunch dish. Seasoned round steak is slowly braised until tender with vegetables and served over creamy corn grits. Methods for the Instant Pot, slow cooker and stovetop are included. Grillades and grits is a dish I’m familiar with, but never tried to […]

oven baked egg on a biscuit drizzled with Hollandaise

Oven Baked Eggs with Hollandaise Sauce

It doesn’t get more delicious than oven baked eggs topped with bacon, butter, breadcrumbs, and cheese. Served over a flaky biscuit and drizzled with homemade hollandaise sauce. A few Sundays ago, the husband and I decided to take a hiatus from the entire world.  Yes, we played hooky from church.  […]

three baked crawfish pies on a wooden background with a red plaid napkin

Crawfish Pie

Savory crawfish pie is filled with tender crawfish tails, vegetables and seasonings then baked in a flaky pie crust until golden brown. I was in college before I ever attended my first crawfish boil. I remember this steaming plate of tiny boiled crustaceans was set before me. People on either […]

fish recipes for lent

31 Delicious Fish Recipes for Lent

Need a few new ideas for fish recipes for Lent? These 31 delicious pescatarian dishes range from fried to baked and everything in between. The custom of abstaining from eating meat during Lent dates back to the second century. Catholics are expected to abstain from eating the meat of a […]

two blue bowls filled with crawfish bisque topped with cream and oyster crackers

Crawfish Bisque

Velvety crawfish bisque combines crawfish tail meat, cream, leeks, garlic and crab boil for a little heat. Serve warm with crusty bread. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. My husband loves a good old crawfish boil. […]