| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:24 AM
Fansattending the Super Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome can have a Cajun feast. On Sunday's menu -- alligator chili, barbecue shrimp and grits, chicken and sausage gumbo, Natchitoches crawfish pies, a roast beef debris po'boy and Chef Donald Link's...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Eggs for dinner? Yes. They're not just for breakfast -- eggs work well in so many dishes, and they're so easy to prepare. (And no, you don't have to love "Pink Flamingos" or Edith Massey - the egg-loving mother in the John Waters film - to enjoy them...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:30 AM
What are you planning to do for dad this Father's Day? How about grilling up a reasonably priced flank steak and serving it with oven-roasted potatoes or even a simple potato salad? If you are having a crowd, you can double or triple the recipe and...
| May 31, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Got rice? Well, you've got dinner. Options, that is. We've got three ways to cook the rice you have hiding in the cupboard -- in an hour or less -- along with a bunch of other easy dinner recipes.
Love bacon? This velvety risotto incorporates the deep...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Why is chicken so popular? Well, it cooks pretty quickly. And depending on the what you buy, it can be both flavorful and diet-friendly. It's versatile -- you can combine it with almost any flavor combination. Perhaps best of all? It's easy. Roast a whole...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 7:04 PM
It is a new year that means you made a new year's resolution. Either making some new friends or promising yourself you are going to lose weight. There is an easy solution to that, just drink milk, 3-Every Day.
Happy New Year! I am Cheyenne Saumier,...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Want something spicy, hearty and easy for dinner this week? Whip out your slow cooker and make this five-ingredient green curry pork. (OK, it's seven ingredients if you include salt and pepper.) It takes 15 minutes to set up, and when all is said and done...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 7:55 PM
For a spur of the moment semi-fancy meal, you can’t beat scallops.
Scallops are ideal to have tucked away in your freezer because they defrost and cook quickly. When planning a meal with scallops, figure two to three of the larger sea scallops...
| May 21, 2013
Thyme is keen on duress. It grows in clay or sand. It tolerates drought, tight quarters and getting trampled.
Some gardeners maintain it likes getting trampled.
Which might explain, in a twisted way, thyme's reputation as courageous. Once, the soldier...
| May 21, 2013
| 9:33 PM
With spring lettuce and all variety of greens enjoying their salad days now, it’s a good time to think about how to dress them up right.
And that doesn’t have to mean reaching for the nearest bottle.
Making a homemade salad dressing is...
| May 10, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Vultures have moved into a very tall tree above our house and car. To say there are "bird droppings" is an understatement. Not to mention our house looks cursed. What can we do?
Many bird dispersal methods won't work because the vultures are perched...