Soups and Stews

Shrimp and Crawfish Etouffee

Shrimp and Crawfish Étouffée

Shrimp and crawfish étouffée is a classic Louisiana dish with lots for flavor. Shrimp and crawfish tails are simmered with vegetables and spices and served over hot cooked white rice. A few months ago, I polled a few friends on my personal Facebook page for feedback on their favorite Southern […]

Instant Pot Red Beans and rice

Instant Pot Red Beans and Rice

Easy Instant Pot red beans and rice will have you eating a hot bowl of this beloved Creole comfort food in no time. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. About a year ago, my husband requested – […]

best zucchini recipes

31 of the Best Zucchini Recipes

Add more heart healthy zucchini to your diet this summer with 31 of best zucchini recipes. If ever there was a time to add more fresh veggies into your diet, it’s summertime! Zucchini, also known as courgette, is a member of the squash family. It has a mild flavor and texture […]

Seafood Shrimp Gumbo

Seafood Shrimp Gumbo

Rich and hearty shrimp gumbo recipe is laden with tender shrimp, crabmeat, oysters and herbs and spices for an authentic Creole flavor. Every summer, my family and I try to make a short trip to the Alabama coast for a few days. We rent a condo with a kitchen and […]

How to Make Shrimp Stock

Homemade Shrimp Stock

Add a whole new level of flavor to your seafood dishes. Learn how to make your own shrimp stock from seafood shells at home. It’s easy! I am going to go out on a limb here and assume since you are perusing a recipe blog, you’ve done some cooking. Even If […]