mardigras fastnacht pancake tuesday
Beef, Breads, Breakfast, Desserts, Holidays, Main Courses - meat, Main Courses - meatless, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Rice, Seafood

20 Recipes for Pancake Tuesday – Fastnacht – Mardi Gras

Ash Wednesday is quickly approaching, and depending on where you are from, or your personal tastes, it can dictate the food choices on that last day before the fasting and abstinence begins. In England, Ireland, Australia and Canada it is Shrove Tuesday, with pancakes, pancakes and more pancakes. In German areas it is Fastnacht and gorging on donuts is… Continue reading 20 Recipes for Pancake Tuesday – Fastnacht – Mardi Gras

Shrimp Creole - saute veggies and shrimp, add canned tomatoes and spices and serve over rice - dinner in 30 minutes.
Main Courses - meatless, Seafood

Weeknight Fast, Delicious and Healthy Shrimp Creole

I seem to be posting quite a few quick weeknight meals lately. But, I am not hearing any complaints so I figure there are plenty of other people who are looking for fast, easy and healthy meals to prepare. This Shrimp Creole definitely fits the bill. And, is pretty darn delicious if I do say so… Continue reading Weeknight Fast, Delicious and Healthy Shrimp Creole

deep fried jambalaya balls with gumbo gravy
Appetizers, Main Courses - meat

Jambalaya Balls with Gumbo Gravy

We have a guest post today from Clark H. Smith, my uncle, because it is now summer vacation for us here in the Humaciu household and I am in lazy mode. And more importantly, Uncle Clark is a far better writer (and cook, truth be told) than I can hope to be. So without further… Continue reading Jambalaya Balls with Gumbo Gravy