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Creamy Lemon Butter Chicken

Last night, my good friend Latonia posted a video from the popular Buzzfeed Video site, Tasty, which can be found on Facebook. Their Creamy Lemon Butter Chicken… 311 more words

Do What You Wanna'

Quick Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

Growing up, I had only seen gumbo done one way: whole hog. It had everything – blue crabs, shrimp, oysters (sometimes), sausage, ham, chicken…EVERYTHING. But when I left New Orleans to attend LSU in Baton Rouge, I came across Chicken and Sausage Gumbo. 149 more words


Grand Adventure!

Normally on my blog, I’m the one who tells the stories and spouts my opinion to anyone who will listen. Well, not today! Today I have a very special guest blogger. 1,072 more words


Sous Vide Redfish

There’s a really good reason that I don’t often cook fresh fish. There’s no fish where I live. Not edible fish, at least.

The closest fish source is the Gulf Coast, 700 land miles due south. 719 more words

Easy Jambalaya Pasta Meal - Weight Watchers Friendly

My mother in law is the queen of ‘dressing up’ standard things off the shelf to make semi-homemade meals. Her Jambalaya is legendary! It’s so spicy and delicious, my husband loves it, and it is super filling. 186 more words

Weight Watchers

"Doctored Up" Gumbo

Note to self: when shopping for groceries after work, if I come across a container of frozen gumbo in the seafood section and think “hmm that would be something different and EASY” remember it will have to be “doctored up”. 659 more words


I’m not sure how it started–maybe on a Christmas eve when my mom didn’t have time to shop for stocking stuffers and just grabbed things at random from the kitchen–but now it’s a tradition that the Turner Christmas stocking includes: duct tape, packets of brown gravy, a can of Easy Cheese, and a can of Spam. 734 more words