Steamer Pot

Steamers Restaurant in Corolla NC

We did a fun shoot last time we were on the Outer Banks of North Corolina. Steamers is a great restaurant with steamer pots that you can take back to beach house to cook or fantastic dine in food on their deck.  They even do catering! How awesome to have someone come to your place […]

Cured meats at Boudin and Beer

Boudin & Beer Food

The Emeril Lagasse Foundation’s Boudin and Beer 2012 featured both local New Orleans chef and celebrity chefs from around the country. had some pretty amazing food. one highlight was the boudin corn dog – meat, and carbs, deep fried. Mmmmmm. Here are some mouth watering food pix to convince you to attend next year.    […]


Tuna Salad to the Rescue

The other night Geoff and I grilled up the loveliest tuna steaks. Just a simple rub of olive oil, salt, pepper and fresh rosemary from our garden. The problem was that I made way too many appetizy-tizers to grill as well – cebellitas and jalapeno poppers with more fresh garden fare. Since I can never […]

Holy Rosary Fish Fry

Fish Fry Fridays

My dear friend Ian posted on the tradition of the New Orleans Lenten Fish Fry last week. And I just want to remind y’all that this is the last of the three weeks that Holy Rosary in the Esplanade Ridge neighborhood of New Orleans will be hosting their amazing gathering of cooky neighbors gathered for […]


A Small Harvest

New Orleans has remarkably high lead contamination in our soil, so this past spring we bought a large horse trough to use as a raised bed. So far our gardening efforts have been fairly fruitless. This weekend we were able to harvest a few of our bush beans. These are the first things that the […]