Fourth of July BBQ and Italian Ice

If you can’t beat the heat, join it! Been trying to get some grilling on for the holiday, like everyone else. In New Orleans, it is actually an important chore during hurricane season to clear through all the major meat products taking up residence in the freezer, just in case we need to evacuate and […]

Things to Grill for the Fourth of July

Happy Fourth of July! Grill, grill, grill! There are few things that make me feel more American than standing over a barbeque, basting corn with spiced butter and charring a few chorizos. Perhaps a bulldog festooned in patriotic boat parade beads adorned with an American flag. Another good one I’ve included below is flat-iron steak […]

Patriotic Baked Oatmeal

Happy Memorial Day! Amid weddings and backyard barbeques and garden-starting, don’t forget to stop and salute the flag, in your oatmeal. Patriotic Baked Oatmeal Adapted from Penzeys Spices 1 Cup milk 1/2 Cup sugar in the raw (or white sugar) 1/2 Cup fat-free or low-fat vanilla yogurt (or plain) 2 eggs 1/4 tsp. 1 TB. […]